Business, industry and planning guidance

Other considerations

Further technical information

Technical information on risk controls and how to apply them is available in:

This document was formulated for the construction and land development sector, but many of the controls (sections 3 and 4) may have suitable application for situations across different industry sectors.

Note: EPA also expects to produce further fact sheets and tools to further support businesses in assessing and managing their risk.

Additional reading and resources

Acknowledgements and references

  • EPA Victoria would like to thank the following organisations for their assistance in developing this guide:
    • Statewide River and Stream Management, Fulton Hogan, City West Water, Melbourne Water, Civil Contractors Federation, Urban Development Institute of Australia, Municipal Association of Victoria and VicRoads.
  • Photos provided courtesy of Statewide River and Stream Management, and Fulton Hogan.

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