What it contains

EPA’s Compliance and enforcement policy sets out our approach to our compliance and enforcement activities from 1 July 2021. It also aims to provide clarity on how we will exercise our regulatory powers.

This policy covers:

  • EPA’s compliance and enforcement approaches for supporting and directing compliance
  • our principles and criteria for decision-making, including the consideration of risk, and behaviour and motivations for compliance.
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23 June 2021

Reviewed 31 August 2023