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Welcome to govCMS

What we do

The Commissioner is an independent role appointed by the Australian Government, reporting to the Minister for the Environment and Energy. The Commissioner’s role is to receive and refer complaints from concerned community residents about wind farms, as well as promote best practices for industry and government to adopt in regard to the planning and operation of wind farms. The Commissioner will also provide greater transparency on information related to proposed and operating wind farms.


If you would like to contact the Office of the National Wind Farm Commissioner please use the contact information below:


nwfc [at] environment.gov.au


National Wind Farm Commissioner

PO Box 24434

Melbourne VIC 3001


1800 656 395

Making a complaint

Before making a complaint to the Commissioner, you should try to resolve the matter with the other party. If you wish to proceed with making a complaint to the Office of the National Wind Farm Commissioner you can write to us or email us.