EPBC Act Policy Statement - Definition of 'Environment' under section 528 of the EPBC Act

Department of Sustainability, Environment, Water, Population and Communities, 2013

BIO270.0613

Overview

This Policy Statement provides guidance on the definition of the term Environment in the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 (EPBC Act).  The EPBC Act prohibits certain actions that, without approval, are likely to or will have a significant impact on the environment.