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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

01 December 2015
This year's winner of the EPA Sustainability Award, Veolia was announced along with seven other Award winners at the Tasmanian Community Achievement Awards…
20 November 2015
Two Tasmanian recreational boaters have been fined for discharging diesel and liquid waste from their vessels in separate incidents at Kings Pier Marina…
10 November 2015
The Environment Protection Authority (EPA) has concluded its assessment of Bluestone Mine Tasmania's proposed tailings storage facility at the Renison…