Major Industries Reference Group

Major Industries Reference Group


EPA’s Major Industries Reference Group is made up of industry associations and organisations that represent the interests and views of businesses and duty holders in major industries (defined in this instance as petroleum and metal refining, mining and extractive industries, and energy generation sectors).

The group’s purpose is to provide input and advice to EPA that:

  • improves levels of compliance with the Environment Protection Amendment Act 2018 across major industries, while working to achieve a level playing field
  • contributes to EPA understanding and addressing industry barriers to compliance, to shape effective EPA policy and operational activities
  • explores opportunities for partnership
  • provides a two-way communication channel between industry and EPA
  • identifies emerging issues and other developments that may impact upon environmental management in Victoria.

Members of the Major Industries Reference Group are:

  • AGL Energy
  • Alinta Energy
  • Alcoa
  • Cement Concrete & Aggregates Australia
  • Chemistry Australia
  • Energy Australia
  • Exxon Mobil
  • Minerals Council of Australia
  • Viva Energy Australia

Page last updated on 12 Jun 2019