Structure of the Department of Natural Resources and Environment Tasmania

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​The Department of Natural Resources and Environment Tasmania reports through its Secretary Jason Jacobi to:​

  • Eric Abetz - Minister for Business, Industry and Resources

  • Nick Duigan - Minister for Parks and Environment

  • Jane Howlett - Minister for Primary Industries and Water; and Minister for Racing

  • Madeleine Ogilvie ​​- Minister for the Arts

  • ​Nic Street - Minister for Local Government 


The Department is divided into the following organisational groupings:

  • ​Strategy and Business Services

  • Environment, ​Heritage and Land

  • Parks and Wildlife Service​

  • ​Primary Industries and Water (includes Office of Racing Integrity)

 Organisational Structure (PDF 141Kb)​


The Department is led by its Executive Committee team comprising of the Secretary, the heads of the major organisational groups, and the Chief People Officer. Meet the members of NRE Tas's Executive​.