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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 June 2015
The Environment Protection Authority (EPA) has concluded its assessment of the proposed expansion of a gravel quarry near Murdunna on the Forestier Peninsula.
10 June 2015
Emergency response personnel from the EPA Division joined forces last Wednesday 3 June with their counterparts from the Tasmanian Fire Service (TFS) and…
29 May 2015
The Board of the Environment Protection Authority (EPA) has concluded its assessment of a proposed laminated veneer lumber mill at the Huon Wood Centre,…