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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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31/10/14: EPA issues fine to local farmer for not alerting neighbours to 1080 baits

The NSW Environment Protection Authority (EPA) has issued a $400 fine to a local Glen Innes farmer for using a restricted pesticide, 1080 wild dog baits, without warning his... 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.