The 2015-16 Annual Report for the Office of the Commissioner for Environmental Sustainability has been reported in the Victorian Parliament and is now available on the OCES publications page.
As required by the Commissioner for Environmental Sustainability Act 2003, s. 16, the annual report contains a brief summary of all activities completed in 2015-16 and the audited financial statements.
Dr Gillian Sparkes was appointed as the Commissioner in July 2014. Gillian has a long career working with industry, community and government to care for and protect our environment.
“We all have a responsibility to understand the impact of our activities on the environment. The decisions we make matter for the future of our environment and our liveability. Respecting and valuing each other and the role of science is fundamental for the future prosperity and environmental health of Victoria.”