Implementing the UPSS Regulation
The UPSS Regulation was amended in November 2011 to extend the EPA’s role as appropriate regulatory authority for the implementation of the Regulation for another five years to June 2017. It is anticipated that Councils will resume broader regulatory roles under the Regulation after this date.
To assist those responsible for UPSS to understand and comply with the Regulation, the Environment Protection Authority (EPA) has prepared the guidelines below.
Guide for planning consent authorities
This guide has been prepared to assist planning consent authorities (usually local councils) carry out their development assessment activities for premises that include UPSS.
UPSS Technical Notes
These technical notes are advisory only. They will be revised from time to time following feedback from stakeholders using them. This should ensure their ongoing relevance and reflect advances in best practice as the result of regulator and industry experience.
Page last updated: 20 September 2012