1. Guidance for assessing odour - 1883

    Guidance for assessing odour presents new tools to assess risks associated with offensive odour.  They are designed to provide enough evidence regarding the risk of odour impacts occurring...

  2. Beach Report and Yarra Watch results (Dec 2021 to March 2022)

    This report provides microbial sampling results for the summer season (2021 to 2022) and an analysis of the accuracy of water quality forecasting. EPA releases this report each year. It is designed to...

  3. Environmental auditor guidelines for appointment and conduct - 865

    EPA appoints environmental auditors pursuant to Division 1 of Part 8.3 of the Environment Protection Act 2017 (the Act). Please note that under section 497 of the Act, a person who is an...

  4. 2019: Operating licence transition process

    If you had a licence under the old laws, it automatically transitioned to an operating licence under the Environment Protection Act 2017 on 1 July 2021. Over the next 12 months EPA will work with...

  5. EPA Annual Plan (July 2021 to June 2022)

    This annual plan outlines our priorities and key activities for the financial year 2021 to 2022...

  6. 2021: Guideline for conducting preliminary risk screen assessments

    This guideline applies to Preliminary Risk Screen Assessments (PRSAs) conducted under Division 2 of Part 8.3 of the Environment Protection Act 2017 (the Act). It has been issued under section 203 of...

  7. F1031: Preliminary risk screen assessment statement

    EPA appointed environmental auditors conduct preliminary risk screen assessments under Part 8.3 of the Environment Protection Act 2017. This form is to be used by environmental auditors to prepare a...

  8. 669: Groundwater sampling guidelines

    Methods used for drilling, installation or development of groundwater bores, or collection of groundwater samples can be a significant source of error in groundwater quality data. This guideline has...

  9. 2041: Guidelines for conducting environmental audits

    This guideline has been prepared under section 203 of the Environment Protection Act 2017 (‘the EP Act 2017’) to assist environmental auditors appointed under Division 1 of Part 8.3 of the...

  10. F1032: Environmental audit statement

    EPA appointed environmental auditors conduct environmental audits under Part 8.3 of the Environment Protection Act 2017. This form is to be used by environmental auditors to prepare an environmental...