Latest news and updates

  1. Failure to notify EPA of incident leads to official warning for Ravenhall landfill operator

    Environment Protection Authority Victoria (EPA) has issued Landfill Operations Pty Ltd (Cleanaway) with an official warning after it failed to immediately notify EPA of a methane exceedance incident...

  2. Update on red substance in Murray River, Echuca

    Environment Protection Authority Victoria (EPA) has continued work regarding a red substance spotted in a local creek flowing into the Murray River, to the east of the Echuca-Moama Bridge. The Shire...

  3. No works approval or EPA licence required by Iluka Resources

    Environment Protection Authority Victoria’s (EPA) assessment of Iluka Resources’ works approval application to continue disposing mineral sands waste at Pit 23 of its Douglas Mine Site has...

  4. Red substance flowing into Murray River, Echuca

    Environment Protection Authority Victoria (EPA) and the Shire of Campaspe are continuing both their investigative and remedial works after a red substance was spotted in a local creek flowing into the...

  5. EPA charges Boral over alleged illegal dumping

    Environment Protection Authority Victoria (EPA) has charged Boral Resources (Vic) Pty Ltd (Boral) following an investigation into alleged illegal dumping at a disused quarry site in Pine Lodge (...

  6. EPA fines Bendigo company for waterway pollution

    Environment Protection Authority Victoria (EPA) has fined Bendigo company Ridley Agriproducts Pty Ltd more than $7,500 for polluting Back Creek, a tributary of Bendigo Creek.EPA Executive Director of...

  7. EPA fines individuals over illegal tyre dumping incident

    A Lockwood man “hard up for cash” has been fined $1820 by Environment Protection Authority Victoria (EPA) for illegally dumping hundreds of tyres in Eaglehawk in March this year. And the...

  8. EPA attends expo to educate waste transporters

    Environment Protection Authority Victoria (EPA) will attend the Waste Management in Action Expo in Melbourne this week to increase awareness of the legal requirements for managing and transporting...

  9. Submissions on Scheduled Premises Regulations review published

    In November 2015, the Victorian Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning (DELWP) and Environment Protection Authority Victoria (EPA) published a discussion paper as part of their review...

  10. Budget boost ensures ongoing air monitoring in the Latrobe Valley

    Environment Protection Authority Victoria (EPA) will work with community to deliver ongoing air monitoring in the Latrobe Valley following the release of the Victorian Budget 2016-17. The Victorian...