Your lawyers since 1722

170 assets
841,479 m2 total floor area
121,528 tCO2e annual portfolio carbon emissions

Monash University is the largest in Australia and is ranked in the world’s top 100 universities. In under 60 years, Monash has grown from a single campus into an education and research powerhouse with an international presence on four continents, committed to the challenges of the age.


Member of Australia Green Building Council

8,833 employees

1. Commit

Lead the way to a 100% renewable energy future, committing to net zero carbon emissions from Australian campuses by 2030.

2. Disclose

Energy data is collected and emissions calculated according to the National Greenhouse and Energy Reporting (Measurement) Determination 2008. Environmental performance data is publicly available in the Monash University Annual Report.

3. Act

Implementation of The Monash Net Zero Initiative which is based on four pillars of decarbonisation: ambitious energy efficiency, renewable energy, electrification/ fuel switching and offsetting residual emissions.

4. Verify

Monash will engage a third party auditor to conduct assurance audits in accordance with the National Greenhouse and Energy Reporting (Audit) Determination 2009.

5. Advocate

Monash wants the next generation to power a sustainable world. The university will share the lessons learnt during its energy transformation to benefit other communities and drive innovation through study and research programs.