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Senior Policy Officer - Waste

5 July 2022 We are seeking an experienced and motivated Senior Policy Officer – Waste to collaborate with the EPA to drive a sustainable, safe and affordable waste reduction and resource recovery strategy for NSW. Read More

Feedback sought for Draft Interment Industry Scheme

5 July 2022 Cemeteries and Crematoria NSW is consulting on its Interment Industry Scheme and is seeking a third and final round of feedback on how the proposed requirements will impact council operators. Read More

IPART Review of Competitive Neutrality Policy

5 July 2022 The Independent Pricing and Regulatory Tribunal (IPART) is evaluating the scope and effectiveness of competitive neutrality policies and processes in NSW. Read More

Applications Open - 2023 NSW Seniors Festival Grants Program

5 July 2022 Applications are open for a share of $200,000 in funding for councils and organisations to run events and activities for people over 60 during the 2023 Seniors Festival. Read More

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