The Department of Planning, Industry and Environment has responsibilities and functions under many pieces of environmental legislation.
Find out more about current reforms that aim to improve and update environment and heritage laws.
We may be a party to litigation or court proceedings by prosecuting a breach of legislation or responding to matters brought against OEH.
We carry out a range of programs and actions to promote compliance and identify and respond to non-compliant activities.
Find out more about the policies that guide the care and protection of the state's environment and cultural heritage.
We are required to maintain a number of public registers under certain pieces of legislation.
A range of draft plans, policies, agreements and reports that call for community involvement, engagement and consultation.