How to amend or apply for a review of a remedial notice
Directions EPA may give you as a business to prevent any danger to human health, life or the environment. Find out how to apply for an amendment or review.
Remedial notices are directions EPA may give you as a business to prevent any danger to human health, life or the environment.
A notice may direct you to:
These directions may be verbal or written and must be followed immediately.
You can apply for:
Applying for an amendment or review does not suspend or disable the requirements contained in the served notice.
Notice recipients can apply for an extension of compliance dates, or an amendment or revocation of requirements.
To apply for an amendment, download the application form, fill it out, and return the completed form to the manager of the EPA office listed on the notice within the required time. EPA office contact details are listed on our Contact us page.
We will not amend MWPAN requirements with immediate or extremely urgent deadlines.
EPA will review the application and respond within five working days of receiving it.
Read more about the remedial notice amendment process.
Notice recipients can apply for a review of a pollution abatement notice (PAN) or clean up notice (CUN) if:
To apply for a review of a PAN or CUN, please call us on 1300 372 842 (1300 EPA VIC). You must provide evidence to support your application and submit your application electronically, no later than 10 business days from the notice issue date. EPA has a discretion whether or not to accept an application for review after 10 business days. The Remedial Notice Review Policy (1531.2) sets out criteria EPA will consider before accepting a late application.
You will need to supply:
Read more about the remedial notice review process.
Reviewed 2 March 2021