The Guidelines for the NSW Site Auditor Scheme (3rd edition) have been officially released.
They are available on the EPA’s website at http://www.epa.nsw.gov.au/your-environment/contaminated-land/site-auditor-scheme/updated-site-auditor-scheme-guidelines.
Notable changes include:
- Auditors obligations regarding waste – reporting to EPA any irregularities
- Auditors obligations regarding Duty to Report contamination
- EMP and certainty on enforceability and notification
- Changes to the SAS form
NSW EPA has instructed Auditors that there is no transition period and all current and future Audits must be completed in accordance with the new publication.
Should you have any questions please do not hesitate to get in touch with Zoic.