Ministers & government departments
The Western Australian (WA) Government is committed to natural resource management (NRM), spending several hundred million each year on related activities through its agencies.
Seven government agencies are involved in natural resource management . Their NRM activities are coordinated by the Council of Natural Resource Agencies Chief Executives (CONRACE). The Department of Local Government, Department of Regional Development and Environment Protection Authority also have interests in NRM.
Ministers that have input into NRM and their government departments are listed below.
For information on individual ministers visit Department of Premier and Cabinet.
Minister for Agriculture and Food; Regional
Honourable Alannah MacTiernan MLC
Minister for Fisheries; Water; Forestry
Honourable Dave Kelly MLA
Minister for Environment
Honourable Stephen Dawson MLC
- Department of Parks and Wildlife
- Department of Environmental Regulation
- Environmental Protection Authority (EPA)
- Office of the EPA
- Swan River Trust
- Conservation Commission of Western Australia
- Heritage Council, State Heritage Office
Minister for Planning; Lands
Honourable Rita Saffioti MLA
Minister for Aboriginal Affairs
Honourable Ben Wyatt MLA
Minister for Local Government
Honourable David Templeman MLA