Budget 2018-19

​​​​​​​​​​​​Budget 2018–19 was delivered by the Treasurer on 8 May 2018. The Budget includes a range of new initiatives for the Agriculture and Water Resources Portfolio including:

  • Enhancing Australia’s Biosecurity System – $121.6 million over five years to underpin market access and trade growth
  • Growing Australian Agricultural Exports – $51.3 million over four years to support exports to key international markets
  • National Forestry Industry Plan – $20.0 million over four years to develop Australia’s forestry resources

Find out more in Ministerial media releases, the 2018–19 Regional Ministerial Budget Statement and the 2018–19 Agriculture and Water Resources Portfolio Budget Statements (PBS).

Media Release

Media release from the Minister for Agriculture and Water Resources, the Hon. David Littleproud MP

Regional Ministerial Budget Statement – Regional Australia – A Stronger Economy Delivering Stronger Regions 2018–19

The 2018–19 Budget builds on the Australian Government’s investment in our regio​ns to deliver the foundations for a strong and sustainable economy for all Australians. Regional Australia — A stronger Economy Delivering Stronger Regions 2018–19 outlines Australian Government investments that will benefit those who choose to live, work and invest in regional Australia. It demonstrates our commitment to securing a bright future for regional Australia and spreading the opportunities and benefits of our growing economy to all corners of the country.

Portfolio Budget Statements 2018–19

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The 2018–19 Budget for the Agriculture and Water Resources Portfolio is presented in the Portfolio Budget Statements (PBS). The PBS provides information to the Parliament on the proposed allocation of the department’s resources in the relevant financial year.

The PBS, Portfolio Additional Estimate Statements (PAES) and Portfolio Supplementary Additional Estimates Statements (PSAES) details financial arrangements, allocates expenditure against individual activities and describes how these activities contribute to the Government’s policy priorities.


Full Portfolio Budget Statements


Supplementary Additional Estimates Statements 2017–18

The 2017–18 Portfolio Supplementary Additional Estimates Statements (PSAES) details additional appropriations received by the department at Supplementary Additional Estimates. The PSAES is tabled in the Parliament with the PBS.

Supplementary Additional Estimates Statements 2017–18

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Previous budgets

See previous budgets and portfolio budget statements.

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