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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

25 September 2014
The EPA Board has concluded its assessment of the proposed expansion of a red meat rendering plant at Cressy in the state's north.
25 September 2014
The EPA Board has concluded its assessment of a proposed sand extraction operation near Bridport in the state's north.
23 September 2014
The Derwent Estuary Program (DEP) has welcomed the signing of the third Derwent Estuary Program Partnership Agreement.