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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

19 December 2014
The EPA Board has concluded its assessment of the proposed mining operation in the Burns Peak Forest Reserve, on the state's west coast, approximately…
19 December 2014
The key findings of a cost benefit analysis for a state-based container deposit system (CDS) in Tasmania have been accepted and released by the Tasmanian…
03 December 2014
A new Chairperson and three new members have been appointed to the Board of the Environment Protection Authority (EPA).