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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 August 2014
A dairy farmer from Tasmania's north-west has been fined by the EPA for discharging dairy effluent into a nearby creek.
12 August 2014
A reminder that the 2014 Community Achievement Awards are now open but the nomination period will end on the 20th of August.
31 July 2014
The EPA Director has concluded an assessment of the proposed expansion of the Smartfibre woodchip mill at Bell Bay.