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CURRENT STATE SUBMISSIONS FOR QLD

1. Proposal for Australian Lung Fish to be commercially exported under Wildlife Trade. Closes 15.4.21. Please follow submission instructions and submit to The Director. Species Listing, Information and Policy Section Biodiversity Conservation Division, Department of Agriculture, Water and the Environment, PO Box 858, Canberra ACT 2601 OR Email: [email protected]

2. Proposal for Tasmanian Native Flora and Fauna Species to be exported under Wildlife Trade. Closes 16.4.21. Please follow submission instructions and submit to The Director. Species Listing, Information and Policy Section Biodiversity Conservation Division, Department of Agriculture, Water and the Environment, PO Box 858, Canberra ACT 2601 OR Email: [email protected]

3. Eligibility of six plant species for inclusion under the EPBC Act. Closes 21.4.21. Please follow submission instructions and submit to The Director. Species Listing, Information and Policy Section Biodiversity Conservation Division, Department of Agriculture, Water and the Environment, PO Box 858, Canberra ACT 2601 OR Email: [email protected]

4. Government to be held responsible for waste industry damage in Ipswich. Closes 24.4.21. Danger of old mines, explosives, chemicals and tunnels of water. Contact: Principle Petitioner: Garry Duffy. 47 Blackall St East Ipswich, QLD, 4305. https://www.parliament.qld.gov.au/work-of-assembly/petitions/petition-details?id=3445

5. Evaluation of the Farm Management Deposits Scheme. Closes 26.4.21. Are policy objectives being met and is the program adequate. Follow the survey link at https://haveyoursay.awe.gov.au/farm-management-deposits-scheme-evaluation

6. Review of implementation of Strong and Sustainable Resource Communities Act. Closes 30.4.21. Prohibits use of fly in fly out workers near larger resource projects with the hope of increasing local jobs and social impact assessments. To comment on the consultation follow the link https://www.statedevelopment.qld.gov.au/coordinator-general/strong-and-sustainable-resource-communities/post-implementation-review

7. Eligibility of three frog species for inclusion under the EPBC Act. Closes 7.5.21. Please follow submission instructions and submit to The Director. Species Listing, Information and Policy Section Biodiversity Conservation Division, Department of Agriculture, Water and the Environment, PO Box 858, Canberra ACT 2601 OR Email: [email protected]

8. Comment on the proposed commercial harvest and export of native Wallabies from Tasmania. Closes 7.5.21.The Director
Wildlife Trade Assessments Department of Agriculture, Water and the Environment GPO Box 858 CANBERRA ACT 2601 or can be emailed to: [email protected]

9. Eligibility of Coastal Swap Forest in South-East Australia to be listed as an Endangered Ecological Community under the EPBC. Closes 12.5.21. Please follow submission instructions and submit to The Director. Species Listing, Information and Policy Section Biodiversity Conservation Division, Department of Agriculture, Water and the Environment, PO Box 858, Canberra ACT 2601 OR Email: [email protected]

10. Eligibility of the Coastal Swamp Sclerophyll forests of South-East QLD to be upgraded to Endangered on the EPBC. Closes 12.5.21.Responses are to be provided in writing either by email to: [email protected] or by mail to: The Director
Ecological Communities Section Biodiversity Conservation Division Department of Agriculture, Water and the Environment PO Box 787
Canberra ACT 2601

11. Eligibility of Grey Snake species for inclusion under the EPBC Act. Closes 14.5.21. Please follow submission instructions and submit to The Director. Species Listing, Information and Policy Section Biodiversity Conservation Division, Department of Agriculture, Water and the Environment, PO Box 858, Canberra ACT 2601 OR Email: [email protected]

12. Eligibility of the Merten's Water Monitor and the Mitchell’s Water Monitor for inclusion under the EPBC. Closes 14.5.21. Please follow submission instructions and submit to The Director. Species Listing, Information and Policy Section Biodiversity Conservation Division, Department of Agriculture, Water and the Environment, PO Box 858, Canberra ACT 2601 OR Email: [email protected]

13. Eligibility of the Northern Blue-tongue lizard for inclusion under the EPBC. Closes 14.5.21. Please follow submission instructions and submit to The Director. Species Listing, Information and Policy Section Biodiversity Conservation Division, Department of Agriculture, Water and the Environment, PO Box 858, Canberra ACT 2601 OR Email: [email protected]

14. Eligibility of the Northern Long-nosed Potoroo for inclusion under the EPBC. Closes 18.5.21. Responses are to be provided in writing either by email to: [email protected] or by mail to The Director Bushfire Affected Species Assessments Section Biodiversity Conservation Division Australian Government Department of Agriculture, Water and the Environment PO Box 858 Canberra ACT 2601

15. Eligibility of the Lowland Tropical Rainforests of the Wet Tropics Bioregion to be upgraded from vulnerable to endangered or critically endangered. Closes 19.5.21. Please follow submission instructions and submit to The Director. Species Listing, Information and Policy Section Biodiversity Conservation Division, Department of Agriculture, Water and the Environment, PO Box 858, Canberra ACT 2601 OR Email: species.consultat[email protected]

16. Review of the Animal Care and Protection Act in QLD. Closes 21.5.21. Please click on the survey link or upload a written submission https://daf.engagementhub.com.au/animal-welfare

17. Single use plastic items ban being implemented by Sept 1st 2021. This includes straws, cutlery, bowls and plates and stirrers. For further information contact the Office of Resource Recovery at [email protected].

 

Or go to Parliamentary Committees and make submissions to current inquiries.

 

CURRENT HERITAGE LISTINGS AWAITING APPROVAL IN QLD

Email: [email protected] Phone: (07) 3330 5859.

For submissions on development applications, email [email protected]

Information on making a submission for a priority development area (PDA) can be found on the specific PDA page.

Submit an environmental incident report online or via your mobile device.

 

CURRENT E-PETITIONS IN QLD

1. Make Suitable Shelter Mandatory for all Farmed Animals for Extreme Weather Events. Closes 23.5.21. Contact: Morika Elek PO Box 1127 Nerang QLD, 4211. 

2. Prohibit Amazon Frogbit under Biosecurity Act. A highly invasive plant sold in aquariums. Closes 31.5.21. Contact: Ken Perkins 60 Lergessner Road, Draper QLD, 4520.

Sign, or start your own E-Petition.

Or go to Parliamentary Committees and make submissions to current inquiries.

 

Other Commonwealth Consultations

See other Department of Environment and Energy consultations here

See also

EPBC Act - public notices and invitation to comment
Fisheries - Assessments open for comment
Species and ecological communities - Listing assessments open for comment
Wildlife trade - Invitations to comment
National heritage - Assessments open for comment
Online surveys - Departmental consultation hub