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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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22/02/17: Sydney Water fined $15,000 for Tahmoor sewage overflow

The NSW Environment Protection Authority (EPA) has issued Sydney Water with a fine of $15,000 after 90,000 litres of raw sewage was discharged from a pumping station at... 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.