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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

24 February 2015
The Derwent Estuary Program (DEP) hosted a Business Clean-up Day on Tuesday 24 February at Prince of Wales Bay in support of the 2015 Clean-up Australia…
11 February 2015
The EPA Board has concluded its assessment of the proposed expansion of a quarry off Interlaken Rd near Oatlands.
19 December 2014
The EPA Board has concluded its assessment of the proposed mining operation in the Burns Peak Forest Reserve, on the state's west coast, approximately…