NT EPA Pollution Hotline 1800 064 567
Free call 24 hour service
To Report an Environmental Pollution Problem or Complaint
Please follow the instructions below
|Reporting What||Who to Report It to||How to Report It|
|Emergencies or life threatening situations.||NT Police, Fire and Emergency Services||000 (police fire or ambulance)|
|Major pollution incidents that require urgent attention such as significant illegal dumping, marine and inland water oil spills, or fish kills.||NT EPA||Please call Pollution Hotline now: 1800 064 567|
|Non-urgent environmental pollution problems and complaints such as construction noise affecting you in your home, offensive odours from industry, algal blooms, unreasonable dust, inadequate storage or handling of waste, and visible sheens or discolouration of water ways, contaminated sites etc.|
Report via one of the following:
Non – compliance reporting for holders of Waste Discharge Licences, Environment Protection Licences and/or Environment Protection Approvals.
Pollution Hotline: 1800 064 567; or/and
Duty to notify under section 14 of the Waste Management and Pollution Control Act.
Pollution Hotline: 1800 064 567; or
If you wish to remain anonymous
You can remain anonymous but the omission of contact information may limit the ability of the NT EPA to fully investigate the complaint/problem should additional follow up information be needed. It will also prevent us from reporting back to you on the results of any investigation.
In some cases, we may not be the appropriate responsible agency to assist you.
The following table lists responsible agency contacts for some common issues and concerns where NT EPA is not the appropriate responsible agency.
|Issue or Concern||Responsible Agency||Contact|
|Smoky motor vehicles||Department of Transport||1800 652 628|
|Party noise and anti-social behaviour||NT Police||131 444|
|Noise (licensed venues and patron noise)||NT Licensing Commission||1800 193 111|
|Domestic arguments||NT Police||131 444|
|Aircraft noise||Air Services Australia||1300 302 240|
|Excessive vehicle and motorcycle noise||Department of Transport||1800 652 628|
|Barking dogs, birds||Local councils||Contact your local council|
|Litter on council land||Local council||Contact your local council|
|Litter on Crown land||Land Administration – Crown Land||(08) 8999 6886|
|Injured marine wildlife||Department of Land Resource Management||1800 453 941|
|Asbestos - human health issues||Department of Health||1800 095 646|
|Asbestos - in the workplace||NT WorkSafe||1800 019 115|
|Food safety||Department of Health||1800 095 646|