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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.
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 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’s Research and Development Program 2013–16 is made up of five integrated research areas:
These five program areas support our core role as the regulator of pollution in Victoria and our role as an influential authority. They are focused on the knowledge and evidence EPA needs to support delivery of our current 5 Year Plan and development of future plans.
An important part of EPA’s Research and Development Program is our partnerships with leading external research institutes, including:
These partnerships complement our core internal research capacity and provide us with the best range and depth of expertise to address our research needs. They also link us with leading thinkers to help us deliver better environmental outcomes.
You can learn more about EPA’s research and development programs and projects in our Research and Development Program 2013–16 publication. (PDF 1.58MB)
Page last updated on 10 Aug 2016