Have Your Say Now - Pollution & Waste

Click on the map to find opportunities to have your say about decisions relating to pollution and waste in your local community

View ongoing opportunities to have your say about pollution and waste now

Note that some opportunities will apply to large areas of the State, or the whole of NSW or Australia. In this case, the opportunity will be mapped at the street address of the relevant Government Department's head office or the nearest local council chambers.

  • PFAS National Environmental Management Plan

    Monday, September 25, 2017 at 05:00 PM

    The National Chemicals Working Group of the Heads of EPAs Australia and New Zealand (HEPA) is developing the per-and poly-fluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) National Environmental Management Plan (NEMP) to provide governments with a consistent, practical, risk-based framework for the environmental regulation of PFAS-contaminated materials and sites. The PFAS NEMP is being developed as an adaptive plan, able to respond to emerging research and knowledge.

    Public comment is being sought to inform the development of the PFAS NEMP.

    Submissions are invited until Monday, 25 September 2017.

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  • Waste and recycling industry in Australia

    Friday, October 20, 2017 at 05:00 PM
    Australian Government in Canberra, Australia

    An inquiry into the waste and recycling industry in Australia including issues related to landfill, markets for recycled waste and the role of the Australian Government in providing a coherent approach to the management of solid waste.

    Submissions are now invited until Friday 20 October 2017.

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  • Inquiry into the waste and recycling industry in Australia

    Friday, October 20, 2017 at 05:00 PM

    The Senate Environment and Communications References Committee is seeking public feedback to inform its inquiry into the waste and recycling industry in Australia, including issues related to landfill, markets for recycled waste and the role of the Australian Government in providing a coherent approach to the management of solid waste.

    Submissions are invited until Friday, 20 October 2017.

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