New South Wales News

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FUNDING OPPORTUNITY: Over $1M for local litter

  The New South Wales Government is offering grants to councils, hospitals, universities and other community and industry groups to tackle…[Read More]

$30,000 fine for inadequate clean-up of sewer overflows

  The NSW EPA has issued $30,000 in fines to a water corporation for alleged breaches of their Environment Protection Licence…[Read More]

FUNDING OPPORTUNITY: $24M for Councils to better separate wastes

  The NSW Government has announced $24 million in funding to support local councils and the alternative waste industry improve kerbside…[Read More]

Financial assurance estimation – Have your say!

  The NSW Environment Protection Authority (EPA) is consulting on a draft financial assurance policy and guideline to ensure that those…[Read More]

$242,000 fine for chemical plant leak

A manufacturing company has entered into an Enforceable Undertaking with the NSW Environment Protection Authority (EPA) to contribute $200,000 to…[Read More]

NSW Council enters into enforceable undertaking following sewage leak

The NSW Environment Protection Authority (EPA) has agreed to an Enforceable Undertaking with a Council, who will spend almost half…[Read More]

What is an ‘Enforceable Undertaking’?

Enforceable undertakings are a voluntary and legally binding agreement between the EPA and the party alleged to have breached environmental…[Read More]

NSW makes energy deal with Federal Government

The NSW and Federal Governments have reached an agreement aimed at lowering power prices for consumers, reducing emissions and strengthening…[Read More]

Energy Saving Scheme (Amendment No. 1) Rule – Commences 30 March 2020

The NSW Government has gazetted the updates to the Energy Savings Scheme Rule (ESS Rule).  The Energy Savings Scheme (Amendment…[Read More]

GRANT OPPORTUNITY: Bin Trim program – Closes 28 February 2020

The NSW Environment Protection Authority (EPA) has announced funding of $4.9 million, with individual grants of between $50,000 and $300,000,…[Read More]

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