16 Sep 2019
EPA takes further action on illegal dump outside Kaniva
Environment Protection Authority Victoria (EPA) has taken further steps to ensure the health and safety of the community including farms close to a property 15 kilometres south of Kaniva, near Lemon Springs, where illegally dumped waste has been discovered.
13 Sep 2019
Stony Creek rehabilitation program
Environment Protection Authority Victoria (EPA)CEO Dr Cathy Wilkinson joined Member for Williamstown The Hon Melissa Horne, Minister for Public Transport, Ports and Freight, Melbourne Water Executives and Maribyrnong Mayor Cllr Martin Zakharov At Cruikshank Park on Sunday to launch the Stony Creek Rehabilitation Plan with the local
12 Sep 2019
Interaction Portal temporarily unavailable
EPA’s Interaction Portal will be unavailable between 9:30pm-11:00pm today,
11 Sep 2019
Chicken scraps in stormwater land company in the soup
Industrial waste water containing raw chicken scraps that escaped to a stormwater drain at North Shore has cost the company responsible an $8,000 fine from EPA.
9 Sep 2019
EPA congratulates finalists in Premier's Sustainability Awards
As sponsor of the Environmental Protection award in the 2019 Premier’s Sustainability Awards, EPA has congratulated its three recently announced category finalists.
6 Sep 2019
Melton palm tree fire
EPA is aware of an incident generating significant amounts of smoke in the area of Leakes Rd and Beattys Rd, near Melton.
2 Sep 2019
Have your say to help EPA to protect the environment
Victorians can have their say on how risks to public health and the environment will be managed, as EPA calls for comments on new environmental regulations and standards that will apply from July 2020.
28 Aug 2019
OPLE pilot soars into new territory
Ten council areas from Baw Baw to Ballarat will receive extra assistance to tackle local pollution issues with the expansion of the Officer for the Protection of the Local Environment (OPLE) pilot project.
26 Aug 2019
EPA intolerant of dairy discharge
A bad smell of rancid milk and a leak into a creek have cost a Tullamarine cheese company an $8,000 fine from EPA.
26 Aug 2019
EPA extends Laverton waste to energy submission period
Environment Protection Authority Victoria (EPA) has extended the public submission period to 4 September 2019 for a Works Approval application for a proposed waste to energy plant at Laverton North.