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Regulation

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

26 May 2016
Three Honours research projects at the University of Tasmania, which aim to support and encourage students with an interest in Environmental management…
20 May 2016
The Environment Protection Authority (EPA) has been advised by Shree Minerals Ltd that it intends seeking a new planning permit for its magnetite mining…
16 May 2016
The Environment Protection Authority (EPA) has concluded its assessment of a proposed increase in production at a shale pit in the Meander Valley municipality.