Within the framework of their mission and tasks, the agencies referred to in this title contribute in co-operation within the policy area and coordinated by the Flemish Government and the department to:
- international, European, supraregional and interregional co-operation and decision making regarding the environment;
- stimulating the achievement of the objectives of environmental policy by means of other policy areas and the development of forms of co-operation to this end;
- the realisation of forms of co-operation with local authorities;
- the realisation of forms of co-operation with non-governmental organisations and interest groups.