EPA public consultation

The Environment Protection Authority produces a range of draft policies, agreements and reports that call for community involvement, engagement and consultation.

The Environment Protection Authority produces a range of draft policies, agreements and reports that call for community involvement, engagement and consultation.

  • Revision of the Guidelines for the NSW Site Auditor Scheme

    7 months ago
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    The Contaminated Land Management – Guidelines for the NSW Site Auditor Scheme describe the obligations of site auditors in conducting a site audit, and the administrative framework supporting the scheme. The guidelines apply to individuals accredited as site auditors in NSW and those seeking accreditation.

    The guidelines have been revised to account for the amendment of the National Environment Protection (Assessment of Site Contamination) Measure 1999, and to bring improvements to the NSW Site Auditor Scheme. When finalised, these guidelines will be ‘made’ under s. 105 of the Contaminated Land Management Act 1997.

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    The Contaminated Land Management – Guidelines for the NSW Site Auditor Scheme describe the obligations of site auditors in conducting a site audit, and the administrative framework supporting the scheme. The guidelines apply to individuals accredited as site auditors in NSW and those seeking accreditation.

    The guidelines have been revised to account for the amendment of the National Environment Protection (Assessment of Site Contamination) Measure 1999, and to bring improvements to the NSW Site Auditor Scheme. When finalised, these guidelines will be ‘made’ under s. 105 of the Contaminated Land Management Act 1997.

    Comments on the draft guidelines closed at 5pm Wednesday 9 November 2016. The EPA is considering public submissions and finalising the guidelines.

    The draft guidelines can be viewed on the EPA website. For further information, contact the EPA at nswauditors@epa.nsw.gov.au.

  • Review of Clarence Colliery’s Environment Protection Licence

    over 2 years ago

    The Environment Protection Authority (EPA) is conducting a five year statutory review, required under section 78 of the Protection of the Environment Operations Act (POEO Act), of the Environment Protection Licence (EPL No. 726) held by Clarence Colliery Pty Ltd for the operation of Clarence Colliery near Lithgow.

    The Environment Protection Authority (EPA) is conducting a five year statutory review, required under section 78 of the Protection of the Environment Operations Act (POEO Act), of the Environment Protection Licence (EPL No. 726) held by Clarence Colliery Pty Ltd for the operation of Clarence Colliery near Lithgow.

  • Review of the Memorandum of Understanding between Sydney Water Corporation and the Environment Protection Authority

    over 2 years ago

    The Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between Sydney Water Corporation and the NSW Environment Protection Authority (EPA) is under review and industry representatives and members of the public are invited to have their say.

    The Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between Sydney Water Corporation and the NSW Environment Protection Authority (EPA) is under review and industry representatives and members of the public are invited to have their say.

  • Review of environment protection licences

    almost 3 years ago

    The community has the opportunity to contribute to the process of reviewing conditions contained in environment protection licences. We welcome submissions regarding licence reviews from the public at any time.

    The community has the opportunity to contribute to the process of reviewing conditions contained in environment protection licences. We welcome submissions regarding licence reviews from the public at any time.

  • Consultation archive

    almost 3 years ago

    You can also visit the consultation archive to see previous community consultations. 

    You can also visit the consultation archive to see previous community consultations.