On 1 March 2019, in a joint release between the Minister for Resources and Northern Australia, the Hon Matt Canavan and Minister for Energy, the Hon Angus Taylor MP, a public input to inform the development of a new clean hydrogen industry has been initiated. The intention of the governments consultation on the topic of hydrogen is to utilise public feedback to inform the government’s thinking and to influence the direction of their strategies for the future of Hydrogen. 

Public feedback will inform and develop a draft strategy, to be publicly released in September 2019. The COAG Hydrogen Working Group will conduct an extensive consultation across Australia during 2019, in person and through electronic submissions. The department invites interested parties to comment by 28 March 2019 through the provided links below:

To learn more about how you can participate in this public consultation, please visit the Department of Industry, Innovation and Science’s National Hydrogen Strategy – Request for input here.

For more information on Senator Matt Canavan’s media release, please visit here.