EPD's Work

The EPD is responsible for developing policies covering environmental protection, nature conservation; enforcing environmental legislation; monitoring environmental quality; providing collection, transfer, treatment and disposal facilities for various types of waste; advising on the environmental implications of town planning and new policies; handling pollution complaints and incidents; and raising awareness and support in the community for environmental initiatives.  These responsibilities are spread across six programme areas listed below.

  Air Programme
  Environmental Assessment and Planning Programme
  Nature Conservation Programme
  Noise Programme
  Waste Programme
  Water Programme


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