Land Sector Package

Land Sector Package

Land managers have a vitally important role to play in reducing carbon pollution. Through the $1.7 billion Land Sector Package, Australian land managers will have new opportunities to reduce carbon pollution and increase the amount of carbon stored on the land.

Land Sector Package measures

The Department of Sustainability, Environment, Water, Population and Communities is responsible for rolling out the following Land Sector Package measures:

The Board will provide advice to Government on the implementation of the Land Sector Package

Other Land Sector measures

Our department is working closely with the Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry and Department of Climate Change and Energy Efficiency to implement the full suite of Clean Energy Future programs.

To find out more visit these websites:

Carbon Farming Initiative (CFI)

For those who want to sell carbon credits - A carbon offset scheme that will provide opportunities for land managers to earn credits for increasing stored carbon or reducing carbon emissions.

CFI non-Kyoto Carbon Fund

Carbon Farming Future Fund - Action on the Ground

Refundable Tax offset

Carbon Farming Futures - filling the research gap

Carbon Farming Futures - extension and outreach

Carbon Farming Skills

Further information

For more information about the Land Sector package visit the Clean Energy Future website: