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Air quality is important to the health and wellbeing of all Victorians. Most air pollution comes from industry, motor vehicles and domestic wood burning.
Human health and wellbeing relies on the quality of our environment every day.
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EPA helps protect Victorians’ health from potential environmental hazards.
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EPA works with the community, businesses and other organisations to protect the environment.
EPA recognises staff who are leaders in the areas of air quality, inland water, marine water, waste, landfill, land and groundwater, and odour.
The process to submit complaints about the conduct of an EPA authorised officer.
Cheryl Batagol is one of Victoria’s most respected environmental leaders, with more than 40 years experience in the waste management and water industries.
Ms Batagol brings to the role her prior experience with numerous government bodies including Chair of Melbourne Water, a board member of City West Water and Southern Rural Water, Chair of EcoRecycle Victoria, Deputy Chair and board member of Sustainability Victoria and a member of the Victorian Catchment Management Council and the Victorian Sustainability Fund Advisory Panel.
Ms Batagol is currently the Chair of the Co-operative Research Centre for Water Sensitive Cities and the Chair of the Heads of EPAs Australia and New Zealand.
Ms Batagol joined EPA in September 2009.
Nial Finegan joined EPA in August 2014. Mr Finegan brings to the role significant experience gained in the private sector and across government in Victoria and the United Kingdom.
Before joining EPA he held senior management roles in the Victorian Public Service for 11 years. Most recently, he held the position of Deputy Secretary at the Department of Justice.
Page last updated on 26 Jul 2016