AIEA is the leading institution providing support and information in the practice of environmental accounting in Australia. AIEA was formed in 2011 by a group of professionals engaged in the emerging discipline of environmental accounting. The institution is recognised by government regulators in the fields of carbon and pollutant emissions reporting and auditing. AIEA currently has members across all states and is growing steadily. Members come from diverse backgrounds including engineering, environmental management, science, law, auditing and accounting. AIEA organises and hosts a range of information and networking events in collaboration with regulators, statutory authorities, government agencies, educational institutions and other professional organisations.