Environmental Impact Assessment (Part IV Divisions 1 and 2) Administrative Procedures
27 July 2023 (Published: 15 August 2022)
IN THIS ARTICLE:
The environmental impact assessment (EIA) of development proposals is undertaken in accordance with Part IV Division 1 of the EP Act and the Environmental Impact Assessment (Part IV Divisions 1 and 2) Administrative Procedures 2021.
These procedures describe the principles and practices of EIA within the context of Part IV of the EP Act. The Environmental Protection Authority will follow the Environmental Impact Assessment (Part IV Divisions 1 and 2) Administrative Procedures 2021 from the gazettal date for proposals currently being assessed to the extent the EPA determines that it is appropriate. If the EPA determines the application of (some or all) of these procedures is not appropriate, the administrative procedures applying at the time the EPA decided to assess the proposal will apply to that proposal.
The link to the administrative procedures manual can be found here