What it contains

This document provides an overview of the key themes and recommendations arising from the independent Compliance and Enforcement Review undertaken by consultant Stan Krpan.It includes the context for EPA commissioning the review, extracts of the report’s preface from EPA’s Chairman and an overview of the consultation process. It discusses the proposed principles of a modern regulator and the recommended, risk-based regulatory model that will be used to allocate EPA’s enforcement efforts and apply the law. It provides a new way of describing EPA’s key regulatory activities and approach to regulation.This overview also outlines key outcomes from the review, including a draft Compliance and Enforcement Policy and proposed internal review mechanism.
Publication number
About EPA
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Release date
15 February 2011

Reviewed 30 December 2019