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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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27/06/16: Water pollution and breach of licence offences cost Hunter Water more than a quarter of a million dollars

The Hunter Water Corporation has been convicted and penalised $187,500 after pleading guilty in the Land and Environment Court to four charges relating to water pollution 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.