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EPA to investigate Van Dairy Limited compliance with Environment Protection Notices

Media Release - Environment Protection Authority (EPA) Director Wes Ford has met with the Circular Head Council General Manager to discuss environmental concerns associated with dairy farms operated by Van Dairy Limited in the North West of the State. (14/4/2021)

EPA considers proposal for an increase in production at Mountain Stream Fishery, Targa

The Environment Protection Authority (EPA) has concluded its assessment of a proposal by Mountain Stream Fishery Pty Ltd to increase the production and standing biomass limits from 50 tonnes to 181.5 tonnes of finfish at its hatchery. (12/3/2021)

Plenty River area – organic waste management

The EPA is investigating a pollution incident that occurred in the Plenty River in September 2020. (16/2/2021)

EPA considers proposal for new quarry on Woodsdale Road, Runnymede

The Environment Protection Authority (EPA) has concluded its assessment of a proposal by Gadtech Materials Pty Ltd for a new quarry at 355 Woodsdale Road, Runnymede in Southern Midlands municipality. (3/2/2021)

EPA considers proposal for Youngmans Road Quarry at Railton

The Environment Protection Authority (EPA) has concluded its assessment of a proposed quarry by Railton Agricultural Lime Pty Ltd at Youngmans Rd, Railton in the Kentish Council’s municipality. (3/2/2021)

New EPA Board Members appointed

The membership of the Environment Protection Authority (EPA) Board for the next three-year term has been announced. (29/1/2021)

EPA considers proposal for upgrade at the Nichols Road Quarry in Nubeena

The Environment Protection Authority (EPA) has concluded its assessment of a proposal by Gadtech Materials Pty Ltd for upgrades to the existing level 2 quarry located at Nichols Road in Nubeena in Tasman Council municipality. (16/11/2020)

EPA releases framework to promote discharge of treated municipal wastewater to sustainable effluent reuse

Regulatory Framework for Sustainable Discharge of Treated Wastewater from Level 2 WWTPs. (16/11/2020)

Announcing the 2020 Winner of the EPA Sustainability Award

​Neville Smith Forest Products Pty Ltd of Mowbray has won this year’s EPA Sustainability Award. The award recognises their commitment to cleaner production, waste minimisation and energy efficiency. (4/11/2020)

EPA has published its Annual Report for 2019-20

The EPA has published its Annual Report for 2019-20, covering the work of the Board and Director, and the staff of EPA Tasmania (the Division of the Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water and Environment that supports the EPA). (15/10/2020)

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Published on: 21/03/2017 2:40 PM

The Environment Protection Authority acknowledges the Tasmanian Aboriginal people as the traditional custodians of lutruwita (Tasmania) and pays respect to their Elders, past and present.