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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

02 May 2016
The Environment Protection Authority (EPA) has concluded its assessment of a proposed extension to the McRobies Gully landfill, South Hobart.
02 May 2016
New draft regulations for the control and management of noise pollution in residential areas and on building sites have been prepared and are now available…
02 May 2016
The Director of the Environment Protection Authority (EPA) announced today that he has authorised Hydro Tasmania to commence use of generators for supplementary…