Green Office Program
UQ’s Green Office Program is an initiative where UQ staff promote good environmental practices in their work areas.
The Program operates through a network of Green Office Representatives located in UQ Schools, Centres and Administrative Units and is coordinated by the Sustainability Office, Property and Facilities Division.
Objectives of the Green Office Program:
- Raise environmental awareness in offices on campus.
- Reduce the amount of recyclables going to landfill.
- Reduce energy and water consumption.
- Increase the purchase of environmentally preferred products.
For more information, view the Green Office Program [ PDF, 291KB ]
To become a Green Office representative:
- Fill out the Green Office Representative Application form [ PDF, 51KB ]
- Obtain permission from your Head of School, Centre or Administrative section to be involved.
- Send completed form to Sustainability Office, Property and Facilities Division.
Green Office activities and contacts
- Green Office Program Activities 2013 [ PDF, 69KB ]
- Green Office Program Representatives [ PDF, 255KB]
- Green Office Program Operational Contacts [ PDF, 58.80KB ]
Green Office assessment tool
Additional information to assist in completing your assessment
- Green Office Energy Audit Form [ XLS, 36KB ]
- Green Office Assessment Help Sheet [ PDF, 77.70KB ]
- Green Office Assessment Tips [ PDF, 49KB ]
- Green Office Assessment form - print verson [ PDF, 199.10KB ]
Environmental publications (policies, reports, brochures, guides and posters)
Green Office Update Newsletters
- Issue 57 - May/June 2013 [PDF, 1080KB]
- Issue 56 - March/April 2013 [PDF, 491KB]
- Issue 55 - January/February 2013 [PDF, 359KB]
- Issue 54 - November/December 2012 [PDF,569KB]
- Issue 53 - September/October 2012 [PDF, 665KB]
- Issue 52 - July/August 2012 [PDF, 323KB]
- Archived Issues
Green Office Annual Reports
- Green Office Annual Report June 2012 [ PDF, 367KB ]
- Green Office Annual Report June 2011 [ PDF, 145KB ]
- Green Office Annual Report June 2010 [ PDF, 178KB ]
- Green Office Annual Report June 2009 [ PDF, 87.20KB ]
- Green Office Annual Report June 2008 [ PDF, 101KB ]
- Green Office Annual Report June 2007 [ PDF, 131.75KB ]
- Green Office Report June 2006 [ PDF, 233.10KB ]
- Green Office Report 2005 [ PDF, 228.80KB ]