Seasonal Conditions Information Portal
SCIP Data Terms Of Usage

EDIS material and SCIP have been developed by the Department of Primary Industries using its own data and data supplied by the third parties who are acknowledged here (Third Party Owners). The data, information, and other material (Material) in this web portal is provided for information only. The Department of Primary Industries does not use parish level data to target assistance, including drought assistance. For assistance, please visit DroughtHub.

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The portal and the Material in it is owned by the State of New South Wales acting through NSW Department of Planning, Industry and Environment and the Third Party Owners. The Material is subject to copyright protection under the Copyright Act 1968 (Cth).
Unless otherwise stated, the datasets and information in this portal are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommerical 4.0 International License . You must acknowledge the Department of Primary Industries and the relevant Third Party Owners and retain the attribution information provided with your download.

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Disclaimer - data downloads
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  • is subject to change without notice
  • is not a substitute for independent professional advice and you should obtain specific professional advice relevant to your particular circumstances.

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