Publications archive - Annual reports
Key departmental publications, e.g. annual reports, budget papers and program guidelines are available in our online archive.
Much of the material listed on these archived web pages has been superseded, or served a particular purpose at a particular time. It may contain references to activities or policies that have no current application. Many archived documents may link to web pages that have moved or no longer exist, or may refer to other documents that are no longer available.
Environment Australia, 1999
The 1998-99 Annual Report is available in pdf format. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader installed on your computer to view these files.
If you are unable to access these documents, please contact the Department of the Environment and Heritage to organise a suitable alternative format.
The 1998-99 Annual Report of the Department of the Environment and Heritage reports program performance and the achievement of program objectives for the Department.
Part A provides charts setting out the program structure, senior management and the relationship between programs, divisions and branches of the Department. A table providing a reconciliation between programs and appropriations for 1998-99, and a summary table identifying aggregate financial and staffing resources data, are also included.
In Part B, the performance reports for each departmental program provide details of major issues and significant achievements in which each program played a key role in 1998-99. Sub-program 1.6 provides a summary of key developments relating to internal and external scrutiny, and social justice and equity.
Financial statements for the Department are in Part C. The appendixes to the report, in Part D, include statistical information and the annual report of the Supervising Scientist for the Alligator Rivers Region.
The Australian Greenhouse Office (AGO) was formally created in April 1998, and operates as a separate agency within the environment portfolio. The AGO will publish a separate annual report on its operations for 1998-99.