Australian Commonwealth Government
- National Environment Protection (Ambient Air Quality) Measure
A national monitoring strategy with goals and standards aimed at protecting ambient air quality in Australian cities with a focus on criteria air pollutants, i.e. nitrogen dioxide, sulfur dioxide, carbon monoxide, fine particles as PM10 and PM2.5, ozone and lead.
- National Environment Protection (Air Toxics) Measure
A national monitoring strategy with ‘monitoring investigation levels’ aimed at protecting ambient air quality in Australian cities with a focus on hazardous air pollutants (or air toxics), i.e. benzene, benzo(a)pyrene, formaldehyde, toluene and xylenes.
- Environmental Protection Act 1994
The state’s over arching environmental protection legislation.
- Environmental Protection Regulation 2008
Outlines state regulations for managing environmental protection and its operations.
- State Planning Policy July 2017
The SPP defines the Queensland Government’s policies about matters of state interest in land use planning and development, and how they must be dealt with in planning schemes, council development assessment processes and in designating land for community infrastructure.
- Queensland’s State Planning System
Navigate through the Queensland Planing System
- Environmental Protection (Air) Policy 2019
The Air EPP defines the Queensland Government policies for the protection of the air environment. The policy identifies environmental values to be enhanced, states indicators and air quality objectives for enhancing or protecting those environmental values, and provides a framework for making consistent, equitable and and informed decisions about the air environment.
New South Wales
World Health Organisation