DEC Annual Report 2003-04

DEC 2003-04 Annual Report cover

About this publication


DEC's first Annual Report provides information to Parliament and the public about our activities, performance and finances, as required by the Annual Reports (Departments) Act 1985 and the Public Finance and Audit Act 1983.

You can read the overview or follow the links to download the DEC 2003–04 Annual Report.

DEC Annual Report 2003–04

(all files are in pdf format and require acrobat reader)

Download the full report (decar04fullreport0499.pdf, 1483kb)

Overview (decar04overview0499.pdf, 252kb)

  • Our vision, roles, approaches and values
  • Director General's Review
  • About DEC
  • EPA Board
  • Executive and organisational structure
  • Highlights and challenges of 2003–04
  • Performance summary
  • Financial summary


DEC review of operations (decar04review0499.pdf, 520kb)

  • Protecting ecological and human health
    • A clean and healthy environment
    • Improving community well-being
  • Conserving natural and cultural values across the landscape
    • Protecting and restoring biodiversity
    • Protecting Aboriginal cultural heritage
    • Managing and improving the reserve system
    • Sustainable public use of the reserve
  • Sustainable consumption, production, resource use and waste management
    • Improving resource conservation
    • Government leadership in sustainability
  • A credible, efficient and effective organisation
    • One integrated DEC
    • DEC organisational performance

Finance (decar04finance0499.pdf, 539kb)

  • Department of Environment and Conservation
  • Environment Protection Authority
  • Stormwater Trust
  • Waste Fund

Appendices (decar04appendix0499.pdf, 258kb)

  • Statement of responsibility
  • Performance of senior staff
  • Principal officers
  • EPA Board members' curricula vitae
  • Significant statutory bodies and advisory committees
  • Staff statistics
  • Legislation and legal changes
  • Infringements and prosecutions
  • DEC-managed lands at 30 June 2004
  • Statement of Affairs
  • Freedom of information applications
  • Pollution Line statistics
  • Publications
  • Papers published
  • Overseas visits by staff
  • Approved recovery plans

Page last updated: 26 February 2011