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Grants, Ministers and Portfolios in this data relate to the period prior to the 30 March resuffle. If my work receives adequate funding, grants awarded after that period will be added after those decisions are made & as time permits. Ministry & Portfolio names will be updated at that time.

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24 Senior Ministers have administered the Environment and Energy Portfolio

Josh Frydenberg
Minister for the Environment and Energy
Melissa Price
Minister for the Environment
Angus Taylor
Minister for Energy
Sussan Ley
Minister for the Environment

Grants by the Environment and Energy Portfolio by month


$540,507,282 in funding across 920 grants was allocated to 717 recipients of the Sustainable Management Of Natural Resources Program since January 2018

Program Details

PortfolioEnvironment and Energy
CategoryNatural Resources - Conservation and Protection
AgencyDepartment of the Environment and Energy
Selection Process
Confidentiality Contract
Confidentiality Outputs
ActivityWilmot Biodiversity Regeneration Program
PurposeThe Project will enhance a largely bare and barren portion of degraded farmland through the reintroduction of native species of shrubs and trees, most notably the Eucalyptus nova anglica; a threatened species in the region.