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Join DCCEEW and shape a greener future

Opportunities are available in our Biodiversity and Marine divisions for people ready to make a lasting positive impact on our environment.

Find out more about the opportunities

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Improving community engagement with renewable energy

You can have your say on how renewable energy projects are engaging with communities.

Find out how to have your say

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$3 billion agreement to deliver renewables in Western Australia

Together with Western Australian Government, we will increase access to renewable energy.

Read more about this agreement

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Expressions of interest now open

We are seeking First Nations Peoples with water expertise to join the Committee on Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Water Interests.

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Can social media technology save our slug?

Imagine if we could use social media technology to better understand Australia’s biodiversity including our giant pink slugs.

Learn more

Climate change

Climate change

Driving climate action, science and innovation so we are ready for the future.



Building a secure and sustainable energy system for all Australians.



Improving stewardship and sustainable management of Australia’s environment.



Improving the sustainable management of Australia’s water supply for industry, the environment and communities.

Parks and heritage

Managing Australia’s iconic national parks, historic places and living landscapes.

Science and research

Undertaking research and collecting data to support informed decisions and policies.

Have your say

We want to hear from you.

You can help shape our policies and decisions.

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News and Media

  • News
  • Reef
The Australian and Queensland governments have announced a further $2.8 million to protect threatened turtle species in the Great Barrier Reef through the Nest to Ocean Turtle Protection Program.
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  • CEWO
First Nations peoples, farmers, scientists and state governments have helped deliver around 30 Sydney Harbours worth of Commonwealth water for the environment over the past decade, as part of vital…
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  • Climate change
We’re providing up to $70 million in funding to support the establishment of the Port Bonython Hydrogen Hub.