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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

13 December 2017
The Environment Protection Authority (EPA) has concluded its assessment of a proposed abattoir, render and composting facility at Lymwood on King Island.
13 December 2017
The EPA's Air Section, Science and Technical Branch, continues to receive recognition for its innovation and achievements in air quality monitoring.
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…