The following contacts may provide further information to support the implementation of energy management strategies. Contacts are listed in alphabetical order. To refine your search use the filters listed in the right hand column which categorise contacts by industry sector or technology type.
Phone: 61 2 6163 7200
AgriFood Skills Australia aims to provide accurate industry intelligence on current and future skill needs and training requirements for the agrifood industry and is funded through the Department of Employment, Education and Workplace Relations (DEEWR).
Phone: 13 22 81
The ACT Department of Environment and Sustainable Development manages all environment and energy-related programs and grants.
Phone: 61 2 6287 6600
The ARC administers the National Competitive Grants Program and the Excellence in Research for Australia initiative.
Phone: 61 2 6213 7260
The Automotive Industry Innovation Council (AIIC) provides advice to the Minister for Innovation, Industry, Science, Research and Tertiary Education and acts as an innovation advocate for the industry
Phone: 1300 363 079 or 61 3 5454 5245
DEEWR implements and administers Australian Government policies and initiatives addressing the skills and workforce development needs of the Australian economy as it transitions to a sustainable low carbon economy.
Phone: 1800 024 095 or 61 2 6213 6000 or AusIndustry Hotline 13 28 46
AusIndustry is a specialist program delivery division within the Department of Innovation, Industry, Science and Research and a key source of information and referral for Australian business. It delivers a range of business programs – including innovation grants, tax and duty concessions, small business development, industry support and venture capital – worth around $2 billion a year.
Phone: 1300 799 186
The Energy Efficiency Opportunities program (EEO) is a national program which encourages large energy-using businesses to improve their energy efficiency. It does this by requiring businesses to identify, evaluate and report publicly on cost effective energy savings opportunities.
Phone: 1800 177 001 or 61 3 9321 3500
ForestWorks is an Industry Skills Council consisting of government, industry and training representatives and which reports to the Australian Government Department of Education, Employment and Workplace Relations (DEEWR).
Phone: 61 2 6213 7787
The FMIIC is made up of representatives from government, industry, research, unions and professional associations and is one of a number of Industry Innovation Councils established by the Australian Government through the Department of Industry, Innovation, Science, Research and Tertiary Education (DIISRTE).
Phone: 1300 65 1010 or 61 2 6283 2999
IP Australia fast-tracks eligible patent applications for green technologies where an environmental benefit can be shown. Green innovation requires significant investment by industry and the Australian Government wants to give businesses all the support it can.
Phone: 61 3 9639 2955
Manufacturing Skills Australia is a national Industry Skills Council which aims to ensure that the skills needs of manufacturing enterprises are being met. They are owned by industry and managed by a board from across industry, funded by the Australian Government through the Department of Education, Employment and Workplace Relations (DEEWR).
Phone: 61 2 8467 3600
NMI is Australia’s peak measurement body responsible for biological, chemical, legal, physical and trade measurement.
Phone: 1300 361 967 or 61 2 9995 5555
The NSW Government runs its business energy efficiency programs through the Office of Environment and Heritage.
Phone: 61 8 8999 5511
The NT Government runs the ecoBiz NT program and covers energy efficiency policy in the ‘Greening the Territory’ Policy.
The Pulp and Paper Industry Innovation Council provides the Minister for Industry, Innovation, Science, Research and Tertiary Education with strategic advice on priorities for innovation opportunities in pulp and paper manufacturing. The council is made up of government, industry, training and research representatives.
Energy efficiency programs and policy are coordinated through the Department of Environment and Heritage Protection and the Department of Energy and Water Supply.
Energy Efficiency Programs are covered by a number of South Australian Government Organisations including Zero Waste SA, Innovate SA and the South Australian Department for Manufacturing, Innovation, Trade, Resources and Energy.
Phone: 61 2 6213 7909
The Steel Industry Innovation Council is made up of representatives from government, the steel industry, unions and the tertiary sector. The Council supports the long-term sustainability and competitiveness of the Australian steel industry. It provides strategic advice to the Minister for Innovation, Industry, Science, Research and Tertiary Education.
Energy policy is covered by: the Deptartment of Infrastructure, Energy and Resources; the Department of Premier and Cabinet; the Department of Economic Development.
Phone: 61 3 9604 7200
TLISC is run through the Department of Education, Employment and Workplace Relations (DEEWR) with representatives from the government, industry sectors and research bodies. Their main aim is to drive the skills and workforce development agenda across the transport and logistics industry.