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Environmental Policy & Legislation

A number of acts and policies underpin Tasmania’s environmental management and pollution control systems.

A range of acts and regulations are supported by State Policies and Environment Protection Policies, while National Environment Protection Policies also provide national consistency across a range of matters.

Latest News

07 December 2017
Hobart City Council has won the 2017 EPA Sustainability Award for its Waste Management Strategy 2015-30, a blueprint to deliver its commitment to achieve…
14 November 2017
The Environment Protection Authority (EPA) has concluded its assessment of a proposed increase in the annual production limit for an existing quarry at…
31 May 2017
The Director, Environment Protection Authority, Mr Wes Ford, has advised Huon Aquaculture, Tassal and Petuna that the biomass for Macquarie Harbour will…