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  • Good regulatory practice In August 2016, the Minister issued a Statement of expectations for EPA for 2016–17 (PDF 532KB). The 2016–17 Statement sets out the Minister’s expectations for EPA to contribute to the Victorian Government’s program to reduce red tape and improve regulatory practices. EPA’s response to the Minister’s 2016–17 statement (PDF 185KB) confirms EPA’s commitment to demonstrating good regulatory practice and outlines our plans for... Last updated on 21 Sep 2017
  • Working together to reduce red tape EPA has undertaken many red tape reforms as part of the Victorian Government’s red tape reduction program. These have included: corporate licensing ($2.8 million a year in regulatory savings). View the standard cost model assessment (publication 1319).  WasteCert certificates ($1 million a year in regulatory savings) electronic landfill levy returns ($48,000 a year in regulatory savings) ballast water exemptions ($13,000 a year in... Last updated on 18 May 2015
  • Publications Search for publications released by EPA Victoria.... Last updated on 21 Sep 2017
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  • EPA Victoria’s library collection You can search our library collection via the Victorian Government Library Service Catalogue. Loans and copies may be available. Please visit the Australian Interlibrary Resource Sharing Directory for the terms and conditions of borrowing library material. Contact the Victorian Government Library Service for more information: Email  ... Last updated on 16 Sep 2014
  • Illegal Dumping Strikeforce On this page: What is illegal dumping? EPA’s Illegal Dumping Strikeforce program Our priority areas Our approach How you can help What is illegal dumping? Illegal dumping is leaving waste on private or public land that is not licensed to accept such waste. Unlike littering, illegal dumping can involve significant quantities of waste. It is a crime to illegally dump, bury, burn or dilute industrial waste (including hazardous waste known as prescribe... Last updated on 11 Apr 2017
  • HazWaste Fund The HazWaste Fund was designed to support industry to accelerate reductions in the volume and hazard of hazardous waste (or prescribed industrial waste) generated in Victoria, and to increase remediation of contaminated soils. An estimated $30 million was made available over 4 years. The HazWaste Fund closed to new applications on 29 June 2012. HazWaste Fund case studies Bosch – Copper recovery from liquid industrial waste (publication 1622) Camperdown Com... Last updated on 10 Jul 2017
  • Celebrate National Science Week with EPA Environment Protection Authority Victoria (EPA) is celebrating the role of science in our work with two public events during National Science Week (12–20 August). Science Week is Australia’s annual celebration of science and technology, with thousands of individuals taking part in more than 1000 science events across the nation. Join us for the following events:  13 August: Living Science at the Market 18 August: 'World's most liveable city' - can science k... Last updated on 7 Aug 2017
  • Inspiring Environmental Solutions community funding program EPA has reviewed its Inspiring Environmental Solutions (IES) community funding program to incorporate the recommendations of the Compliance and Enforcement Review. EPA has also made it simpler for groups to apply. Registration is open all year, and applicants must first complete a registration form (Word 991KB) before being considered. Please refer to the Inspiring Environmental Solutions – EPA’s community funding program: program guidelines (Publicatio... Last updated on 10 Aug 2016
  • Research and Development Program 2013–16 EPA’s Research and Development Program 2013–16 is made up of five integrated research areas: compliance and enforcement improving environmental outcomes (water, air, land, noise, odour) environmental citizenship contaminated land and groundwater regulating waste. 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 t... Last updated on 10 Aug 2016

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