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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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27/11/15: Strong Vote of Confidence for New Regional Litter Prevention Strategy

The NSW Environment Protection Authority (EPA) announced today that every Regional Waste Group in NSW had applied to participate in the first state-wide strategy to address... 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.