Accredited Licensee (EPA) - Victoria

Service summary

You may volunteer for this accreditation if you intend to operate an Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) accredited works premises. This accreditation allows your business to operate under a less prescriptive regime than would otherwise be applied. It is only available to companies that can demonstrate the capability and commitment to achieve good environmental performance.

Please consult the responsible agency for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) that may be required.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible you must:

  • be the holder of an Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) licence
  • have a certified Environmental Management System, an endorsed Environmental Improvement Plan, or an Environmental Audit program endorsed by an EPA appointed environmental auditor (industrial facilities)
  • have a good environmental record
  • pay all required fees
  • provide the Agency with any supporting documentation
  • complete any relevant forms.

Please consult the responsible agency for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Ongoing requirements

It is an ongoing requirement of this licence that you, the licence holder, submit a performance statement. The statement must include:

  • an analysis of performance against the provisions of the licence for the previous calendar year
  • any other information required under the licence
  • be signed by you, the licence holder.

Duration

Ongoing.

Fees

 TypeDescription
ApplyApplication

Please consult the responsible agency for information on fees to be submitted with your application.

Administering agency

Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning
Environment Protection Authority Victoria

Act(s) name

Environment Protection Act 1970 (Victoria)

Contact details

Licensing Officer
Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning
Environment Protection Authority Victoria


Operating address:
200 Victoria Street
Carlton, Victoria 3053
Mailing address:
GPO BOX 4395
Melbourne, Victoria 3001

Phone:

1300 372 842

Fax:

03 9695 2610
contact@epa.vic.gov.au

Supporting information

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