Country:Australia
Year:2012
Policy status:Ended
Jurisdiction:National
Date Effective:2012
Date Ended:2017 (30 June)
Policy Type:Economic Instruments>Direct investment
Policy Target:Industry>Energy-intensive
Agency:Department of Industry
Funding:AUD 448.7 million. No funding remains after 1 July 2014, however one agreement will remain active until April 2015.
Description:

The Coal Sector Jobs Package (CSJP) provides transitional assistance to coal mines that have a high fugitive emissions-intensity. The objective is to ease their transition to the introduction of a carbon price, thereby supporting jobs and the local communities that rely on the mines. The program is administered by the Department of Industry. 

The program is closed to new applicants and no funding remains. However, one funding agreement will remain active until 30 April 2015.

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