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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.
EPA plays a role in protecting the community from noise pollution.
Human health and wellbeing relies on the quality of our environment every day.
Free apps to help protect health and the environment.
Many industrial activities require works approvals and licences from EPA.
EPA helps protect Victorians’ health from potential environmental hazards.
EPA works to protect Victoria from pollution during major infrastructure projects.
EPA periodically reviews environmental policy and regulation.
Guidance for business and industry, including licensing, works approvals and planning.
Information about the fees and charges levied by EPA.
EPA’s organisational strategy sets out five goals and how we'll work with Victorians to achieve them.
EPA welcomes the recommendations of the Independent Inquiry into EPA.
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.
EPA Victoria reports to the Minister for Environment and Climate Change.
Chairperson Cheryl Batagol PSM and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Nial Finegan report to the minister and are supported by Executive Services.
EPA also has an Interim Board consisting of Dr John Stocker, Professor Rebekah Brown, Ross Pilling, Monique Conheady, Debra Russell, Robert Hogarth and Professor Arie Freiberg. The Interim Board was appointed in January 2017, following the Victorian Government’s response to the Independent Inquiry into the EPA, and is supported by the Board Secretary.
EPA has six directorates, each led by an executive director and containing units and advisor roles as follows. EPA’s structure also incorporates a Chief Environmental Scientist.
Page last updated on 5 Feb 2018