Environmental Protection Act 1994 Public Register search

The Department of Environment and Science’s public register includes information and documentation required under sections 540 and 540A of the Environmental Protection Act 1994.

This online public register portal allows you to view available information and download a range of these documents.

Not everything required to be on the public register is currently available through this portal. The department will add further information to the portal over time.

For other public register documents not available through this portal you can contact the department directly by:

More information is available about this portal and its search features as well as about public register documents not currently available in the portal on the department’s website.

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Environmental authorities

Search for environmental authorities including current permits authorising an operator to undertake an environmentally relevant activity.

Historic environmental authorities

Search for information and documents relating to historic environmental authorities that were cancelled or surrendered prior to 2016.

Enforcement actions

Search the following statutory enforcement actions:

  • accepted enforceable undertakings
  • transitional environmental programs
  • environmental protection orders
  • environmental evaluations
  • direction, clean-up and cost recovery notices

Progressive rehabilitation and closure plans (PRC Plans)

Search for current and historical PRC Plans, PRCP Schedules, PRC Plan applications and PRCP Schedule audit reports.

Temporary emissions licences (TEL)

Search for TELs associated with environmental authorities or transitional environmental programs.

Terms of use

The Department of Environment and Science (the department) is required to keep registers under the Environmental Protection Act 1994 to assist in the administration of that Act. The material published on this site is distributed by the department for and on behalf of the State of Queensland as an information source only. The department makes no statements, representations or warranties about the accuracy or completeness of, and you should not rely on, any information contained in this site. You should make your own inquiries and obtain advice specific to your particular circumstances.

The department disclaims all responsibility and all liability (including without limitation, liability in negligence) for all expenses, losses (including direct and indirect losses), damages and costs you may incur as a result of the information on this site being inaccurate or incomplete in any way, and for any reason; or being subject to infection by computer viruses.

Despite our best efforts, the department makes no warranties that the information in this site is free of infection by computer viruses or other contamination.

If you identify an error or require further help, please contact the department by: