Australian Government Department of Industry

Energy White Paper

An integrated approach to Australia's energy policy

The Energy White Paper will set out a coherent and integrated approach to energy policy to reduce cost pressures on households and businesses, improve Australia's international competitiveness and grow our export base and economic prosperity. More detailed overview.

Issue Paper Submissions

View submissions received on the Issues Paper.

The Energy Policy Green Paper is now in development

Submissions for the Energy Policy Issues paper have now closed. The Energy Policy Green paper is expected to be released in August.

Further submissions will be sought on the release of this paper.


  • 05 Dec
    Terms of Reference released
  • 17 Dec
    Issues Paper released
  • 07 Feb
    Submissions on the Issues Paper closed
  •    Aug
    Green Paper released (expected)
  •    Dec
    Energy White Paper released (expected)


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