What it contains

There are a broad range of general standards instruments and tools under the Environment Protection Act 2017 and its regulations. Some of these establish mandatory requirements while others provide practical guidance on ways to minimise risks of harm. This policy provides an overview of these general standards, and the high-level approach to using the best instruments and tools to address a problem.

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30 June 2021

Reviewed 31 August 2023