The EPA grants and enforces Industrial Emissions (IE) licences for specified industrial and agricultural activities. These are listed in the First Schedule to the EPA Act.
The types of industry* which may require an Industrial Emissions licence include:
* Some activities only require an EPA licence above specified thresholds.
Refer to Industrial Emissions Directive FAQs for further guidance.
If you are planning to start a new activity which requires an industrial emissions licence you must have a licence first. It is an offence to carry on a licensable activity without a licence from the EPA.