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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

05 February 2014
A series of maps has been produced to show where different types of vessels may or may not discharge sewage into Tasmanian waters.
26 June 2014
The EPA Board has concluded its assessment of the proposed construction and operation of a waste treatment facility by Southern Waste Solutions at the…
24 June 2014
The EPA Board has concluded its assessment of the proposed operation of a fish waste composting facility near Police Point in the state's south east.