Australian Government departments are obliged by the Disability Discrimination Act 1992 to ensure that online information and services are accessible by people with disabilities. Departments are also required to make online resources accessible to people with technical constraints, such as older browsers and lower speed Internet connections.
This website aims to conform to Level AA of the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines version 2 (WCAG 2.0), developed by the Web Accessibility Initiative of the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C).
This website has been developed to display adequately on all commonly used browsers and to work effectively with accessibility hardware and/or software.
This website incorporates a number of legacy documents in PDF format for which there is no alternate available. If you require assistance with any of the documents on this website, please contact us.
If you encounter accessibility difficulties with the National Environment Protection Council website, please contact us:
National Environment Protection Council
GPO Box 787
Canberra ACT 2601
phone: +61 2 6274 1111