Victoria’s new environment protection legislation is intended to commence on 1 July 2021. This is the most significant reform to Victoria's environment protection laws in the 50 years of EPA's existence.
Given the challenges of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, the decision was made last year to postpone the commencement of the new environment protection legislation by one year. In December 2020, the Victorian Government released the proposed final versions of the regulations and the environment reference standard (ERS).
This webinar explored key changes to environmental regulations.
Reviewed 4 February 2021