Waste Management

This Fact Sheet explains how waste is managed in NSW. It discusses waste avoidance strategies, pollution licencing, development controls over waste facilities, and waste offences.

This Fact Sheet will be useful for people who want to understand how waste management is regulated in NSW, and what the Australian Government’s role is.

Other Fact Sheets you may find useful: Air, Water and Noise Pollution, Contaminated Land, Water Quality Assessment, Air Quality – Dust Monitoring

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