The DELWP portfolio includes over 100 major agencies (e.g.
large public entities) and 1,200 small committees of management of crown land
reserves. DELWP agencies are responsible for managing, regulating and/or
advising the Victorian government in relation to their portfolio area, as set
out in their establishing Act or terms of reference.
DELWP agencies are accountable to the Victorian Parliament
through the responsible minister. DELWP oversees and supports portfolio
agencies on behalf of the ministers.