Council Policy Statement - Coal Seam Gas - December 2011

Publication date: Friday, 09th December 2011.

On 9 December 2011, the former Standing Council on Energy and Resources released a policy statement noting its agreement to develop and implement a harmonised framework for coal seam gas to address key areas of community concern based on four key themes:

  • water management;
  • multiple land use framework;
  • best practice standards; and
  • co-existence.

The Council's full policy statement is provided below.