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The NSW Environment Protection Authority (EPA) was established in February 2012 as a statutory authority with an independent governing Board. This website contains information about environmental regulation and protection managed by the EPA.

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19/05/17: Compliance blitz day targets offending building sites to make the Parramatta River swimmable again

On Wednesday 24 May the NSW Environment Protection Authority (EPA), Department of Planning and Environment and local councils will be out in force to conduct a soil and... more

Community news

View more information and updates on the Williamtown RAAF Base contamination.

If you would like to know more about a local community issue or better understand how the EPA works with local communities, industry and stakeholders please visit our Community news page.