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Newcastle Local Government Area Environment Protection Licence Summary

In response to the August 2011 Orica incident in Newcastle, the NSW Government announced a series of legislative reforms and other initiatives to improve industry’s environmental performance and the community’s access to information about industrial activities and any incidents that occur at industrial sites. One of these initiatives was a proposal to establish an  industry-funded environmental monitoring network in the Lower Hunter, focusing on the Newcastle Local Government Area (LGA).

More information: Newcastle Community Consultative Committee on the Environment

Download: Newcastle Local Government Area Environment Protection Licence Summary

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Page last updated: 16 May 2013