Resource Centre

Council is continuing to liaise with and obtain advice from the NSW Environment Protection Authority (EPA) and Hunter New England Local Health District, as well as other Government agencies and authorities.

NSW Environmental Protection Authority (EPA) resources

NSW Health

Information about the role of the NSW Ministry of Health and Public Health Units in relation to contaminated land is available on the NSW Health website:

​Agency for Toxic Substances & Disease Registry (ATSDR):

  • Information about specific contaminants is available on the ATSDR website

Newcastle City Council resources

National Environment Protection Measures (NEPMs)

  • All detailed environmental investigations have been undertaken in accordance with the Australian National Environment Protection Measure Framework. See general information about  contaminated site investigations (pdf).