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Resources for Local Government

​​​​As co-regulators, EPA Tasmania and Local Government have a number of statutory responsibilities outlined in Tasmania’s environmental management and pollution control legislation, and especially the  Environmental Management and Pollution Control Act 1994. The following provides links to various resources for Local Government officers.

Tools and Resources

Access to a number of EPA tools and resources such as: factsheets, guidelines, and procedures to assist Local Government with assessing and regulating level 1 activities.


A list of capacity building events such as workshops, seminars and training sessions, as well as supporting documentation provided at past events.

Technical Support

Where to find information and advice regarding a number of issues including environmental assessment and regulation, complaint handling, incident response, compliance and investigation, as well as roles and responsibilities under EMPCA.


​​Common questions and issues, and where to go to get assistance.

Coordinator ​Local Government Engagement 
EPA Tasmania, DPIPWE
134 Macquarie Street
Hobart TAS 7000
Phone: 03 6165 4599

Email: Enquiries@epa.tas.gov.au