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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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22/07/16: 2016 Hunter River Salinity Trading Scheme Auction is a hit

The NSW Environment Protection Authority (EPA) has successfully completed the 2016 credit auction for the Hunter River Salinity Trading Scheme (HRSTS), seeing all 1000 credits... more

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View more information and updates on the Williamtown RAAF Base contamination.

If you would like to know more about a local community issue or better understand how the EPA works with local communities, industry and stakeholders please visit our Community news page.