Accreditation as a Site Auditor - New South Wales

Service summary

You will require this accreditation if you intend to act as a site auditor for contaminated sites in NSW. Accredited site auditors are engaged to independently review reports on assessment, remediation and validation actions to ensure that the methodology used by consultants and their interpretation of data are consistent with current regulations and guidelines.

A site audit is as a review that relates to management, carried out in respect of the actual or possible contamination of land and that is conducted for the purpose of determining any one of the following matters:

  • The nature and extent of any contamination of the land
  • The nature and extent of any management of actual or possible contamination of the land
  • Whether the land is suitable for any specified use or range of uses
  • What management remains necessary before the land is suitable for any specified use or range of uses
  • The suitability and appropriateness of a plan of management, a long-term management plan, a voluntary management proposal.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type

Licence

A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Duration

Up to 3 years.

Fees

 TypeAmountDescription
ApplyApplication$1,075.00
Licence$7,516.00One year or less.
Licence$15,032.00Between one year and two years.
Licence$22,548.00More than two years.

Forms

 Resources
Apply

Accreditation as a Site Auditor - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Administering agency

Department of Planning and Environment
NSW Environment Protection Authority

Act(s) name

Contaminated Land Management Act 1997 (New South Wales)

Regulation(s) name

Contaminated Land Management Regulation 2013 (New South Wales)

Contact details

Head Office
Department of Planning and Environment
NSW Environment Protection Authority


Mailing address:
PO BOX A290
Sydney South, New South Wales 1232

Phone:

02 9995 5555

Phone:

13 15 55

Fax:

02 9995 5999
info@environment.nsw.gov.au

Supporting information

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