Reducing air pollution means healthier people and a healthier environment. The EPA works with industry on strategies to reduce air pollution and improve air quality, administers Clean Air for NSW and chairs the Interagency Taskforce on Air Quality in NSW.
Current and future air quality
Air quality index (AQI) and concentration values are updated hourly and a daily air quality forecast is made for the Greater Sydney Metropolitan Region at 4pm each day.
Advisory Committee on Tunnel Air Quality
The Advisory Committee on Tunnel Air Quality (ACTAQ) is chaired by the NSW Chief Scientist & Engineer and consists of a range of experts and officers in fields related to road tunnels, air quality and human health.
As a key regulator of air pollution, the EPA established the high-level Interagency Taskforce on Air Quality in NSW in 2016 to address significant air quality issues across NSW.
Transport for NSW
Transport for NSW is a NSW Government agency delivering safe and efficient journeys throughout NSW, managing the operations and programs of roads and waterways.
NSW Planning, Industry and Environment
The Department of Planning and Environment exists to make people's lives better by making NSW a great place to live and work. They help to provide homes and services, build great communities, create jobs and protect the environment.