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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.
Many industrial activities require works approvals and licences from EPA.
EPA helps protect Victorians’ health from potential environmental hazards.
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 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.
In mid-2014, the Minister issued a Statement of Expectations for EPA for 2014–16. The 2014–16 Statement sets out the Minister’s expectations for EPA to demonstrate good regulatory practice and includes ten performance targets. The 2014–16 Statement is the successor to the Minister’s 2013–14 Statement.
EPA’s response to the Minister’s 2014–16 Statement confirms EPA’s commitment to demonstrating good regulatory practice. It also outlines EPA’s plans for achieving the ten performance targets.
EPA has published its 2015–16 performance measures in the Annual Plan 2015–16 (publication 1605).
EPA has reported on the achievement of the performance targets in its 2014–15 Annual Report (publication 1610). A further report will be provided in EPA’s annual report for 2015–16.
The Minister has also issued statements of expectations to other Victorian environment portfolio regulators.
Page last updated on 29 Aug 2016