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The EPA facilitates compliance with the Environmental Management and Pollution Control Act 1994 by overseeing a range of activities, including compliance monitoring, education, community engagement and enforcement actions.

The EPA has a number of statutory responsibilities as outlined in the Environmental Management and Pollution Control Act 1994.

Latest News

18 October 2017
Smoke from a vegetation fire between the Southern Outlet and Summerleas Road was the likely source of smoke impacting Hobart overnight on Sunday and Monday,…
13 October 2017
A Hobart man has been fined $795 by the Environment Protection Authority (EPA) for dumping rubbish in the Bay of Fires Conservation Area at Binalong Bay.
11 October 2017
The Environment Protection Authority (EPA) has concluded its assessment of a proposal to increase production and develop infrastructure for an offshore…