Useful links

Protected Matters Search Tool - This tool should be used to help work out if you need to lodge a referral or avoid impacts in the project area.

Guidelines for Significant Impact - These guidelines provide advice on determining whether an action is likely to have a significant impact on a matter protected under national environment law.

Mapping guidelines - These guidelines explain how to prepare and provide spatial information (maps and data) for each stage of the EPBC Act environmental assessment process

AWE EPBC Policy Documents - These are the Department's public policy documents which provide guidance on the practical application of the EPBC Act.
Glossary - This glossary contains definitions of the key terms that are used throughout the process.

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