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Department of the Environment and Water Resources annual report 2006–07

Volume one two
Department of the Environment and Water Resources, 2007
ISSN 1441-9335

Legislation annual reports 2006–07 (continued)

Operation of the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 (continued)

5. Reporting

State of the Environment report

The EPBC Act requires that a report on Australia's environment be prepared every five years. The third State of the Environment report was published in December 2006.

Section 516A report

Section 516A of the EPBC Act requires Australian Government organisations to include in their annual reports a section detailing their environmental performance and the organisation's contribution to ecologically sustainable development.

The department's report under section 516A is in the first volume of this set of annual reports.