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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

29 April 2015
The Acting EPA Director has concluded his assessment of a proposed gravel quarry on Flinders Island.
23 April 2015
A major report looking at the health of the Derwent over the past five years has found the condition of the estuary has improved in some areas and declined…
24 March 2015
A diesel spill incident on Monday 23 March in the water at Hobart wharf was handled effectively by Tas Ports in accordance with the EPA's incident response…