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Regulation & Assessment

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

05 February 2014
A series of maps has been produced to show where different types of vessels may or may not discharge sewage into Tasmanian waters.
26 June 2014
The EPA Board has concluded its assessment of the proposed construction and operation of a waste treatment facility by Southern Waste Solutions at the…
24 June 2014
The EPA Board has concluded its assessment of the proposed operation of a fish waste composting facility near Police Point in the state's south east.