Environmental regulation legislation

Environmental regulation legislation administered by the Department of Water and Environmental Regulation.
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Carbon rights

Carbon Rights Act 2003

Contaminated sites

Contaminated Sites Act 2003

Environmental protection

Environmental Protection Act 1986

Environmental Protection (Landfill) Levy Act 1998


Litter Act 1979

National Environment Protection Council

National Environment Protection Council (Western Australia) Act 1996

Waste avoidance and resource recovery

Waste Avoidance and Resource Recovery Act 2007

Waste Avoidance and Resource Recovery Amendment (Container Deposit) Act 2019

Waste Avoidance and Resource Recovery Levy Act 2007

Freedom of Information

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Western Australian legislation

Acts of Parliament and other legislation can be downloaded from the Western Australian Legislation website.