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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 is reviewing the Environment Protection (Residential Noise) Regulations 2008. These Regulations apply to noise from residential premises and residential premises under construction. They list specific noise generating items and the times their use is prohibited. You can read more about the prohibited times.
To help update the Regulations, EPA would like to hear from Victorians about experiences with residential noise.
The quick survey asks about types of residential noise you have been disturbed by and how you have been affected. The detailed survey asks about types of residential noise and construction activities you have been disturbed by, the times they occurred, how you have been affected, actions you took to resolve the issue, and questions about the current Regulations.
EPA will use the information provided through this survey to:
We will produce a report from the survey results, which will be available on our website.
Page last updated on 22 Mar 2017