Environment Policy

TasPorts is dedicated to reducing our impact on the environment and has developed improvement strategies across six key areas of the organisation.

Marine

Ensuring high standards in assessing impacts on the marine environment from infrastructure development and the development of safeguards and mitigation measures to protect the marine environment.

Contaminated sites

Proactive management of contaminated land and other legacy issues.

Land and heritage

Protecting the natural values in and around our ports through consultation and independent assessments.

Air quality

Air quality monitoring programs and initiatives to mitigate the impacts of port-related air pollutants on communities surrounding ports.

Noise

Implementing noise monitoring programs and initiatives to mitigate the impacts of port-related noise on the surrounding community.

Waste

Reducing waste, improving recycling and developing initiatives to raise awareness of marine-based pollution.

TasPorts operates under our Environment Policy, which expresses our commitment to continuous improvement in environmental performance. This policy is available to download below and applies to all TasPorts’ employees, contractors, tenants and visitors.

TasPorts' Health Safety and Environment Policy