The ICCC began work on 1 May 2018. Although our Terms of Reference were set by the Government, we are an independent committee. We have engaged across key sectors, industry, iwi/Māori, NGOs, the research community, agencies and commercial organisations.
Within the Terms of Reference, we were asked to answer two questions – on agricultural greenhouse gases and on electricity – and to do so using evidence and analysis.
On 30 April 2019, we presented two reports to the Minister for Climate Change. This section deals with the agriculture inquiry. It includes our final report Action on agricultural emissions: Evidence, analysis and recommendations, a document summarising both reports, as well as the agriculture inquiry technical appendices: