Environment Assessments QLD & Sea Dumping Branch undertakes individual and strategic environmental impact assessments and approvals under the EPBC Act in QLD and administers assessments under the Environment Protection (Sea Dumping) Act 1981. The branch delivers assessments of environmental impacts on projects referred under the EPBC Act, performs strategic assessments in the jurisdictions and work with state counterparts to effectively assess environmental impacts under a Bilateral Agreement. The branch assesses major projects in Queensland and environmental impacts related to sea dumping across Australian waters. The branch is Australia’s lead on the London Protocol.
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