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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

18 September 2014
The EPA Director has concluded his assessment of the proposed expansion of a quarry at Hayes in the Derwent Valley.
18 September 2014
A Tasmanian company has been ordered to pay a total of $8000 in fines and costs in relation to a number of environmental offences in the state's north.
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.