This information has been prepared to help builders understand the environmental risks and responsibilities associated with their work. This material provides practical 'how to' information on key environmental issues for builders such as erosion and sediment management, hazardous materials and waste management.
The self-assessment checklist can assist builders evaluate performance and identify areas for improvement.
The information is provided for builders but it will also be useful for environmental officers employed by local government. Please note there are no regulatory guidelines on the following pages and this information does not provide legal advice.
Environmental information for builders
Page last updated: 21 September 2012