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closeThe former Department of Environment and Heritage Protection is merging to form the new Department of Environment and Science.
This site will be updated while the new Department of Environment and Science website is being established.

Environmental management


Operation TORA

EHP’s expanded Operation TORA compliance program targets licensed and unlicensed waste operators who are not complying with their environmental obligations.

Littering and illegal dumping is wrong

Now when you see illegally dumped rubbish or someone littering, you can report it online. See it – report it – stop it.

Environmental authority amendment application - The Queensland Gas Company (QCLNG), Gladstone

EHP has received an application to amend the Queensland Gas Company’s environmental authority.

Abbot Point Bulk Coal Pty Ltd—Caley Valley Wetland investigation

EHP is investigating the release of water into the Caley Valley Wetlands from the Abbot Point Coal Terminal.

We are Queensland's environmental regulator

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.

Hopeland and surrounding region testing

The Department of Environment and Heritage Protection (EHP) continues to investigate soil gas contaminants in the Hopelands and surrounding region.

Enforcement guidelines

Updated guidelines have been released about how the department undertakes enforcement action for non-compliance to legislation.


Last updated
8 January 2018