What it contains

EPA is able to help planning and responsible authorities understand environmental risks associated with certain planning and development decisions. In particular, EPA can improve the quality of a land use and development decision by: · Highlighting significant environmental impacts likely to occur from the proposed use or development;· Recommending or requiring solutions to address environmental risks; · Providing information on environmental best practice; and · Applying our regulatory interventions where appropriate.
Publication number
Information Bulletin; Local government; Planning
Number of pages
Release date
20 July 2012

Reviewed 13 December 2019