Department of Environment and Heritage Protection
Please keep informed on office closures and safety information during extreme weather events and natural disasters.
Communities affected by heavy rains and floodwaters as a result of Cyclone Debbie are reminded to be on the lookout for wildlife that may become displaced or move around in flood waters.
Our team is dedicated to safeguarding its environmental values, and reducing any impacts from environmental harm. Check out our 3 minute video on what we do.
Provide your feedback on draft environmental values and water quality objectives under the Environmental Protection (Water) Policy.
The new Queensland Crocodile Management Plan is now available.
The Queensland Government is reviewing existing koala conservation measures—read the Koala Expert Panel Interim report.
Queensland's Container Refund Scheme will help reduce the amount of drink container litter in the environment. Have your say about aspects of the Scheme’s structure and operations.
The Raine Island Recovery Project – a five year, collaborative project to protect and restore Raine Island’s critical habitat.
EHP services are gradually moving online via our new digital platform Connect, allowing you to do business with us 24/7. Find out what online services are now available.
Explore, share and learn more about the health of our environment with the new State of the Environment report website.
- Air quality
- Compliance and enforcement
- Contaminated land
- Environmental impact assessment
- Environmental offsets
- Environmentally relevant activities - Prescribed
- Environmental policy and legislation
- Mining resource activities
- Planning and guidelines
- Public performance reports
- Resource activities including petroleum, geothermal and greenhouse gas storage
- State of the environment
- Water quality and ecosystem health
- World Heritage