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Key NSW government environment initiatives and policies
The NSW government is committed to environmental sustainability and OEH has developed and implemented an extensive range of policies and programs to progress towards this. These include:
OEH's responsibilities and powers under NSW environmental legislation.
NSW has a diverse heritage that includes buildings, gardens, landscapes, archaeological sites, monuments, Aboriginal places and shipwrecks.
The Office of Environment and Heritage has prepared a guide for local government to help in its assessment of potential risks from climate change.