The Environmental Management and Pollution Control (Environmental Licences) Regulations 2019 have been made under the Environmental Management and Pollution Control Act 1994 (EMPCA) to support various provisions of EMPCA which relate to finfish farming, which were inserted by the Finfish Farming Environmental Regulation Act 2017. A key feature of the finfish farming provisions is the environmental licence instrument. Environmental licences will in future be used to regulate all finfish farming activities.
The Regulations are available online at the Tasmanian Legislation website.
Provisions of the Environmental Licences Regulations include: