Reporting Unlawful Activity

If you become aware of a pollution incident, it is important to notify the responsible parties as soon as possible.  In the first instance, you should contact the person / company that you think is causing the pollution – they may not be aware of it and can take quick action to address the problem (for example, the pollution may be caused by

Organisation Address: 131 Macquarie Street, Hobart, TAS, 7000, Australia

Phone: (03) 6223 2770

Web Address: http://www.edotas.org.au/haveyoursay/how-to-have-your-say/reporting-unlawful-activity/

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Pollution and Environmental Harm

Many activities have impacts on the environment.  Some of these impacts are authorised by permits (where the council or government has decided that the impacts can be managed, or that the community benefits of the activity outweigh the risks associated with those impacts).  Other impacts occur without authorisation, resulting from accidents, negligence or deliberate breaches of the law.

Organisation Address: 131 Macquarie Street, Hobart, TAS, 7000, Australia

Phone: (03) 6223 2770

Web Address: http://www.edotas.org.au/haveyoursay/ongoing-opportunities/pollution-and-environmental-harm/

Link Owner: Environmental Defenders Office

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