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Air quality is important to the health and wellbeing of all Victorians. Most air pollution comes from industry, motor vehicles and domestic wood burning.
EPA plays a role in protecting the community from noise pollution.
Human health and wellbeing relies on the quality of our environment every day.
Free apps to help protect health and the environment.
Many industrial activities require works approvals and licences from EPA.
EPA helps protect Victorians’ health from potential environmental hazards.
EPA works to protect Victoria from pollution during major infrastructure projects.
EPA periodically reviews environmental policy and regulation.
Guidance for business and industry, including licensing, works approvals and planning.
Information about the fees and charges levied by EPA.
EPA’s organisational strategy sets out five goals and how we'll work with Victorians to achieve them.
EPA welcomes the recommendations of the Independent Inquiry into EPA.
EPA works with the community, businesses and other organisations to protect the environment.
EPA recognises staff who are leaders in the areas of air quality, inland water, marine water, waste, landfill, land and groundwater, and odour.
The process to submit complaints about the conduct of an EPA authorised officer.
Clean air is vital for Victorians’ health and quality of life. Our air quality has improved significantly over recent decades and remains good by international standards.
However, there are challenges ahead – a growing population and economy, and a warming and drying climate mean we need to continue our focus on improving air quality.
The Victorian Government will develop a comprehensive Air Quality Strategy in 2019, providing the foundation for air quality management policies and programs through to 2030.
The Victorian Government Clean Air Summit on 27 August 2018 will bring Victorians together to identify actions to improve air quality over the coming decades. For detailed information, visit Engage Victoria. Recordings of summit presentations will be publicly available from September 2018.
In May 2018, the Minister for Energy, Environment and Climate Change, Hon Lily D'Ambrosio MP, released the Clean Air for all Victorians: Victoria's Air Quality Statement.
Victorians provided initial feedback through a public consultation period which closed on June 30 2018.
You can continue to forward your comments about Victoria’s air quality future to email@example.com. To read the Air Quality Statement and for more information, visit Engage Victoria.
Page last updated on 17 Aug 2018