Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development, Communications and the Arts

On 21 June 2023, the Australian Government announced the establishment of the Australian Jet Zero Council.

The council brings together a cross-section of senior stakeholders from across the aviation sector and its supply chains to lead efforts to deliver net zero aviation in Australia. The council will also coordinate across the sector to provide advice to Government on issues related to the aviation industry’s transition to net zero emissions

The council’s work will complement the Government’s Aviation White Paper, which will set the scene for the next generation of growth and development across the aviation sector.

Australia’s Jet Zero Council (announced in the October 2022/23 Budget) membership has now been formalised – membership will comprise of airports and major airlines, fuel producers, ARENA and CSIRO (Australia’s science innovation agency and equivalent of UKRI in the UK)

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