Publications and reports

EPA strategic publications, reports and statements.

Watchful kookaburra in the Blue Mountains, Gundungurra and Dharug Country, NSW.

Annual Report

The Annual Report summarises our performance, achievements, activities, operations and financial statements of the preceding financial year.

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Views across the Illawarra from Mt Keira including steel industry

EPA Connect newsletter

Provides all EPA stakeholders and the general community with easily accessible information about the EPA, our work and latest initiatives.

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Inlet at Jervis Bay, Jervis Bay National Park

Regulatory Strategy

Our Regulatory Strategy reflects new and existing challenges in environmental regulation and our broader role beyond environmental compliance.

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Lake Burrendong

Regulatory and Compliance Priorities Statement 2022-23

Our role is to protect the community and environment from harm. In considering the most significant near-term threats, we have identified six major risks we will prioritise for 2022–23.

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EPA field officer testing water quality, Sandy Beach

Climate Change Impacts, Risks and Adaptation Statement

The Statement has been developed to be consistent with the framework established by the Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures.

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Pink flannel-flower, Blue Mountains National Park

State of the Environment reporting

We release the NSW State of the Environment every 3 years. It describes the health of our environment – our land, water, air and ecosystems, and urban environment, at a state-wide level.

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Strategic Plan

Describes how we will be the stewards of the environment and use all the regulatory tools to protect and enhance the environment we live in today and in the future.

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Native vegetation at Langidoon / Metford Station

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Educational, technical and general information about the NSW environment, environmental regulations, government policies, industry compliance and best practice.

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Forestry and EPA Officers checking bushland

Stakeholder survey

We regularly seek feedback from key stakeholders and the NSW community.

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