Aiming to increase protection for bathers from shark interactions.
Tips to help reduce your risk of shark attack, the SharkSmart app and common Q&A's.
A one-stop shop for primary producers preparing for and managing drought conditions.
A modern approach to deliver services to landowners
Managing hunter licensing, education, regulation and compliance.
Setting a course for the future.
Innovative solutions for primary industries.
DPI welcomes your feedback on policies, strategies and plans under development.
In The News
Tuesday 2 February 2016
The Sunraysia Regional Algal Coordinating Committee today issued a red alert warning for blue-green algae in the lower Darling River at Ellerslie.
Tuesday 2 February 2016
The Barwon Regional Algal Coordinating Committee (RACC) today issued a red alert level warning (high alert) for blue-green algae in Lake Inverell.
Friday 29 January 2016
Minister for Primary Industries Niall Blair has announced four inspiring leaders, from right across the state’s regions, as finalists in the 2016NSW-ACT Rural Industries Research and Development Corporation Rural Women's Award.
Wednesday 27 January 2016
Minister for Lands and Water Niall Blair, has announced an historic agreement between the NSW Government and Surf Life Saving NSW, which will cut red tape for surf clubs so they can focus on keeping the state’s beaches safe.
Thursday 4 February 2016
North coast banana growers can get the latest information on banana management issues at a workshop hosted by Department of Primary Industries (DPI) and Tweed Brunswick Banana Growers Association to be held at Burringbar on 17 February.
NSW SharkSmart on Twitter
Sign up to NSW SharkSmart to learn more about reducing your risk of shark attack and to receive live tweets of tagged sharks.
Apply now for fishing trust grants
Applications for funding through the NSW Recreational Fishing Trusts are now welcome.
Draft Joint Management Agreement for the Shark Meshing Program now on exhibition
DPI and the Office of Environment and Heritage have reviewed the 2009 Joint Management Agreements for the program and drafted a new agreement, which is now on public exhibition.
Find information on current flood events and what landholders and pet owners should do when preparing for and during floods.
Have your say on biosecurity management in NSW
Have your say as part of consultation surrounding the regulations to support the new Biosecurity Act 2015.
NSW Right to Farm policy
The NSW Government has developed a comprehensive, State-wide approach to deal with the issue of 'right to farm'.