Invasive Plants and Animals Co-Investment Project Invasive Plants and Animals Co-Investment Project

Local governments invest about $20 million a year into the management of invasive plants and animals on top of other in-kind contributions. They also contribute $5.5 million each year to the Land Protection Fund, demonstrating their commitment to reducing the impacts of invasive plants and animals.

The LGAQ and the Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry (DAFF) have launched a project to provide more local government input into the way that existing $5.5 million annual council payment to the Land Protection Fund is spent