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Please contact the Media Manager for further information about the Northern Territory Environment Protection Authority news, media releases or other activities:
Ph: (08) 8924 7287
Fax: (08) 8924 7099

Email: Media.DLPE@nt.gov.au

07 Apr 2014

Draft NT Assessment Bilateral - Open for Comment

Draft NT Assessment Bilateral - Open for comment

7 April 2014

The proposed bilateral agreement between the Northern Territory and Australian governments in relation to environmental impact ... Read more

07 Apr 2014

Ranger Uranium Mine in Kakadu National Park

Ranger Uranium Mine in Kakadu National Park

“The Northern Territory Environment Protection Authority (NT EPA) recognises there is community concern about the recent environmental incident at the ... Read more

27 Mar 2014

Redbank report released

NT EPA report identifies environmental failures at Redbank legacy mine site

27 March 2014

The Northern Territory Environment Protection Authority (NT EPA) has found legacy mine ... Read more

28 Feb 2014

Busy year ahead for NT EPA

Busy year ahead for the NT EPA

Media Release: 28 February 2014

The Northern Territory Environment Protection Authority (NT EPA) held its first meeting for 2014 in Darwin ... Read more

30 Jan 2014

WDL Guidelines available for comment

Waste Discharge Licence Guidelines available for public comment

The Northern Territory Environment Protection Authority (NT EPA) invites the public, community and industry to provide comment ... Read more

19 Dec 2013

Sherwin Creek Draft EIS

Sherwin Creek Iron Ore Draft Environmental Impact Statement exhibited

Sherwin Iron proposes to construct and operate an Iron Ore Mine within the Roper River region, located 120km ... Read more

16 Dec 2013

Twin Bonanza Draft EIS

Twin Bonanza Gold Mine Draft Environmental Impact Statement exhibited

ABM Resources NL proposes to construct and operate the Twin Bonanza Gold Mine Project approximately 527 km west ... Read more

13 Dec 2013

NT EPA Consultant Register

Consultants Register

The Northern Territory Environment Protection Authority (NT EPA) is seeking to establish a list of potential consultants.  At times, the NT EPA ... Read more

12 Dec 2013

NT EPA Guidelines approved

NT EPA approves new environmental guidelines

Media Release: 13 December 2013

The Northern Territory Environment Protection Authority (NT EPA) held its fourth and final meeting ... Read more

08 Nov 2013

NT EPA Information Session

NT EPA information session   

 

The Northern Territory Environment Protection Authority (NT EPA) is holding an information session on Tuesday 19 November 2013 at 5... Read more

25 Oct 2013

Katherine Gove Gas Pipeline Assessment Report

NT EPA assessment of Katherine to Gove Gas Pipeline
Environmental Impact Statement

Media Release: 25th October 2013


The Northern Territory Environment Protection Authority (NT EPA) ... Read more

17 Oct 2013

Mt Todd Investigation Report

NT EPA releases Mount Todd investigation report

Media Release: 17 October 2013

The Northern Territory Environment Protection Authority (NT EPA) has today released its investigation report on ... Read more

04 Sep 2013

NT EPA Board Meeting 3

NT EPA progressing towards a better environmental regime for the Territory


2 August 2013

    
The third meeting of the Northern Territory Environment Protection ... Read more

27 Aug 2013

CDS Infrastructure Grants

Container Deposit Scheme Infrastructure Grants

27 August 2013

The 2013 Container Deposit Scheme (CDS) Infrastructure Grants are now open.  Read more

23 Jul 2013

NT EPA Environment Grants Announced

The 2013/2014 NT EPA Environment Grants Announced

Media Release: 11 July 2013    


Chairman of the Northern Territory Environment Protection Authority (NT EPA), ... Read more

27 Jun 2013

Vista Gold Waste Discharge Licence

Vista Gold Waste Discharge Licence

The Controller of Water Resources has granted Vista Gold Australia Pty Ltd (Vista) a waste discharge licence to discharge wastewater from the ... Read more

26 Jun 2013

NT EPA Draft Environment Guidelines

NT EPA Draft Environment Guidelines for comment

31 May 2013

The Northern Territory Environment Protection Authority (NT EPA) is inviting public comment and feedback on 11 new and ... Read more

26 Jun 2013

Energy Smart Rebate Scheme Closing

Energy Smart Rebates NT

Energy Smart Rebate Scheme Closing

The Energy Smart Rebate Scheme is coming to a close on the 30 June 2013. Read more

21 Jun 2013

Incinerator Audit Confirms Closure

Incinerator Audit Confirms Closure

Media Release: 21 June 2013

An Audit of the potential risks from dioxins in soils and sediments from emissions from the now-closed East ... Read more

02 May 2013

NT Container Deposit Scheme to continue

Calling for Drink Giants to Come On Board

22 April 2013

Minister for Lands, Planning and the Environment, Peter Chandler, today called on multi-national ... Read more

10 Apr 2013

NT Container Deposit Scheme Update

NT Container Deposit Scheme - Next Steps for Depots and Consumers

Updated: 7 March 2013

A number of proactive steps have been taken following the Federal ... Read more

20 Mar 2013

NT EPA investigates legacy mining issues at Redbank Mine

NT EPA investigates legacy mining issues at Redbank Mine

Media Release: 20 March 2013

The NT EPA is concerned and disappointed about the continuing environmental damage caused ... Read more

11 Mar 2013

Environment Grants Open

Environment Grants are now open for 2013-2014

The grants have been operating since 2004 and are open to all Northern Territory schools and incorporated organisations wishing to ... Read more

01 Mar 2013

Notification of uncontrolled discharge at Mount Todd Mine site

Notification of uncontrolled discharge at Mount Todd Mine site

Media Release: 28 February 2013

The Northern Territory Environment Protection Authority (NT EPA) has received a notification ... Read more

15 Feb 2013

NT EPA Approves Guildelines for consultation

NT EPA approves Guidelines for consultation

Media Release: 15 February 2013

The Northern Territory Environment Protection Authority (NT EPA) held its first meeting in Darwin on 29th ... Read more

14 Feb 2013

Edith River Investigation Report

Edith River Flooding Event Investigation

Rail Incident

On 27 December 2011, a freight train owned and operated by Genesee & Wyoming Australia Pty Ltd (GWA) and travelling ... Read more

17 Jan 2013

Power Water East Point Rising Main

Power and Water East Point Rising Main

The duplication of the Effluent Rising Main (ERM) at East Point is to accommodate an increase in effluent flows generated ... Read more

17 Jan 2013

New Legislation

New Legislation

The Read more

15 Jan 2013

Container Deposit Scheme Hearing

Container Deposit Scheme:
Pending Mutual Recognition Federal Court Case

Coca-Cola Amatil, Schweppes Australia and Lion Pty Ltd have filed proceedings in the Federal Court challenging the ... Read more

04 Jan 2013

Creation of the NT EPA

Creation of the NT EPA

The new Northern Territory Environment Protection Authority (NT EPA) was officially established as an independent regulatory authority following the commencement of the <... Read more

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