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National Inventory Report 2017

Department of the Environment and Energy, 2019

The Australian Government Submission to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change

Australian National Greenhouse Accounts

The three volumes of Australia's National Inventory Report 2017 were submitted under the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) and the Kyoto Protocol in May 2019:

  • Volume 1: Includes Australia's data for energy (stationary energy, transport and fugitive emissions), industrial processes and product use, and agriculture.
  • Volume 2: Australia's data for the Land Use, Land Use Change and Forestry (LULUCF) and waste sectors, recalculations and improvements.
  • Volume 3: Australia's data for Kyoto Protocol LULUCF, Kyoto Protocol accounting requirements, glossary and references.

The National Inventory Report 2017 contains national greenhouse gas emission estimates for the period 1990-2017 compiled under the rules for reporting applicable to the UNFCCC and its Kyoto Protocol.

Further information and tools

State and territory emissions per capita 1990 to 2017

View emissions data on the National Map. Tips:

  1. Click a state or territory to see its trend.
  2. Compare multiple state or territory trends by following tip 1, then click the Expand button and repeat for another state or territory.
  3. Click the play button (▶) at the bottom of the map to see an animation of emissions over time.
Screenshot of state and territory emissions data on the National Map