Category Archives: EPA

Overview – New Environment Protection laws from 1 July 2021

The amended Environment Protection Act 2017 (the Act) comes into effect on 1 July 2021 and is the most significant reform to the state’s environment protection laws and regulations in the 50 years of EPA’s existence. The new laws will provide the EPA with increased powers to prevent harm to public health and the environment…

Upcoming EPA webinars – Your role in protecting the environment and What you need to know about waste

Webinar: your role in protecting the environment EVENT TITLE: The role of industry and business in protecting the environment. DATE & TIME: 26 May 2021 0- 11.30am to 12.30pm. Do you manage a business in Victoria? Environment Protection laws are changing on July 1. Make sure you and your business are ready. Register for EPA’s…

EPA & Local Government: Empowering you as a joint regulator

On Wednesday 5 May from 10.30 am to 12.15 pm, EPA Victoria is hosting an important online event to provide local government with the necessary tools and information to help fulfil their role as joint regulator. Victoria’s new environment protection legislation will commence on 1 July 2021. This is the most significant reform to our state’s environment…