NSW Government Resource Efficiency Policy Progress Report 2018-19

The NSW Government seeks to reduce its environmental impact through improved resource efficiency by meeting the targets for electricity, water use and waste set by the Government Resource Efficiency Policy.

A more efficient government for NSW

Agencies report their progress toward meeting resource efficiency targets during the financial year.

  • 07 Nov 2018

Cluster resource efficiency progress

See the consumption and costs highlights reported by cluster agencies for 2018-19.

  • 09 Nov 2018

E1: Energy efficiency projects

Energy efficiency is a key part of making New South Wales a sustainable, liveable and resilient state. Through the Government Resource Efficiency Policy, the government is making energy efficiency part of its agencies’ operating goals.

  • 08 Nov 2018

NABERS ratings

The Government Resource Efficiency Policy sets targets for general government sector agencies to achieve minimum NABERS ratings, including for energy and water in office buildings.

  • 11 Feb 2019

P1: Waste streams

The NSW Government aims to reduce the millions of tonnes of waste that government agencies send to landfill each year

  • 08 Nov 2018

Summary: resource efficiency reporting

In 2018–19, 100% of NSW Government agencies that had to report did so, and agencies are showing leadership in sustainability and embracing resource efficiency.

  • 09 Nov 2018

W1: Water use

Agencies are encouraged to identify and implement water conservation measures to reduce annual water use and save costs.

  • 08 Nov 2018