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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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16/01/17: Fire at waste facility costs Wingecarribee Shire Council $8000

Wingecarribee Shire Council has been fined $8000 for failing to notify the NSW Environment Protection Authority (EPA) when green-waste at their resource recovery facility... more

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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.