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Environment Protection Expenditure, Australia


Assistant Director
Environment and Energy Statistics Section
Australian Bureau of Statistics
PO Box 10

Telephone: 02 6252 7533
Facsimile: 02 6252 5335
Email: environment@abs.gov.au
Internet: www.abs.gov.au


To provide data on environmental protection expenditure for use in assessing, developing and integrating economic and environmental policies. The data also form part of environment 'satellite' accounts designed to augment the core system of National Accounts.


Data are collected for energy-related industries and expenditures. Information is also collected from a number of other sources including annual reports, government budget papers and local government.

In relation to the mining and energy industries, the series provides an indication of the:

  • Expenditure on environment protection services
  • Financing of environment protection activities
  • Impact of environmental measures such as taxes and regulations

    This information may assist in a better understanding of the scope, nature and potential of operations in the Australian market.

    Data detail

    Data items available about selected Australian and New Zealand Standard Industrial Classification (ANZSIC) Groups and Classes are:

  • Consumption of environment protection goods and services
  • Gross capital formation for environment protection services
  • Provision of labour, goods and services as inputs into production of environment protection measures

    Data are distributed by the environmental domains of:

  • Solid waste management
  • Waste water and water protection
  • Protection of ambient air and climate
  • Protection of biodiversity and landscape
  • Protection of soil and groundwater
  • Other environment protection (including noise and vibration abatement and research and development)

    Additional data items available about selected ANZSIC Groups are:
  • Pollution abatement and control expenditures
  • Capital expenditure on environment protection
  • Current expenditure on environment protection
  • Components of current expenditure on environment protection
  • Capital expenditure on environment protection by technique
  • Capital expenditure on environment protection by environment domain
  • Total expenditure on environment protection

    Geographic coverage


    Frequency of data availability

    Biennial for the year ended 30 June.

    Historical data

    Data are available from 1990-91.

    Products and services available


  • Environment Protection Expenditure, Australia (cat. no. 4603.0)

    Other products and services

  • Special data services are available on request

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