Healthy Environment, Healthy Community, Healthy Business

The NSW Environment Protection Authority (EPA) was established in February 2012 as a statutory authority with an independent governing Board. This website contains information about environmental regulation and protection managed by the EPA.

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02/09/15: NSW EPA and Newcastle Police target dangerous goods transporters

The NSW Environment Protection Authority (EPA) and NSW Police are currently undertaking a joint campaign to inspect vehicles transporting dangerous goods in and around... more

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The EPA works with community groups to enable communities to engage with their industrial neighbours, the environmental regulator and key stakeholders on local environmental issues.