2023 Submissions

20230630 CCBR Human Rights Act submission.pdf
30 June 2023

A Federal Human Rights framework must protect the rights of climate campaigners, currently being eroded by draconian anti-protest laws introduced in several States.

20230619 NSW Electric ferries Minister for Transport
23 June 2023

Many cities around the world are operating electricity-powered ferries. There are opportunities for Sydney to do the same with its existing and new-built fleet.

20230530 fuel efficiency standard (FES) submission - DB.docx
30 May 2023

Australia's current lax fuel efficiency standards are eroding moves to reduce GHG emissions. Among points we discuss is that counting emissions per kerb weight of the vehicle fails to incentivise use of lighter materials.  (submission from Derek Bolton)

20230220 CCBR on Hunter Valley Operations Continuation Project AM DB-2.pdf
25 February2023

AMong other poitns, we submit that extending any coal mine is incompatible with the urgent need to avoid worsening the climate crisis. We also point to the poor track record of the proponent (Glencore) of corruption, safety and environmental compliance.

2023 02 22 Submission Safeguard Mechanism legislation.pdf
23 February2023

We argued for tightening the requirements to reduce actual emissions and for minimise grounds for exceptions: also called for strong enforcement and audits of measuring and reporting systems.

2022 Submissions

20221123 Federal Environmental review of NSW coal mine approvals.pdf
20221108_IWC EV encouragement Plan_Final_CCBR.pdf
20220411_IWC Cycle Strategy.docx - Google Docs.pdf
20220218 IPC re Narrabri Underground.pdf
20220114 MEG re Royalties for Rejuvenation .pdf

2021 Submissions

20210707 Beetaloo submission SenateCttee.pdf
20210409CCBR IWC car share submission.pdf

2020 Submissions