Links to various community, agricultural and business related Government websites from Tasmania
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: 2018 Review of GMO Moratorium
Since 2001, Tasmania has maintained a moratorium on the commercial release of genetically modified organisms (GMOs) to the Tasmanian environment. In 2018 a review of the moratorium was launched prior to the existing moratorium expiring in November 2019
: Business Tasmania
Business Tasmania is the place to go for all business needs. It contains comprehensive information on licensing, legislative regulations and government services to assist with starting and growing a business.
: Dept of Economic Development
The Department of Economic Development helps Tasmanian businesses and targeted industry sectors to develop and thrive.
: Energy Ombudsman Tasmania
The Energy Ombudsman of Tasmania provides a free, fair and independent dispute-resolution service for electricity and natural gas consumers who have been unable to resolve a complaint with their energy retailer or distributor.
: Environmental Protection Agency (Tasmania)
The EPA’s purpose is to regulate developments and activities that may impact on environmental quality and to promote best practice, sustainable environmental management. Its goals are clean air, clean water, clean land, acceptable noise levels and sustainable use of resources.
: General Biosecurity Duty
The General Biosecurity Duty reinforces that everyone has a role to play in protecting our unique environment and primary industries against biosecurity risks.
: Ombudsman Tasmania
Contact this office for complaints about Tasmanian state or local government administration.
: Parks and Wildlife Service
Information on national parks and reserves, world heritage, wildlife, plants and landforms, and the many recreational activities within Tasmania.
: Service Tasmania
Service Tasmania provides a one stop access to Government transactions, services and information.
: State Emergency Service Tasmania
The SES provides a volunteer response capability for severe storms and floods, road crash rescue, search and rescue/recovery and a range of other general rescue and community support roles.
: State Library of Tasmania
State Library of Tasmania website with links to the online library catalogue, reference and research services.
: Tasmania Online
Provides aasy access to all Tasmanian Government services including tenders, jobs, goverment organisanisations and the government directory.
: Tasmania Police
The Department of Police, Fire and Emergency Management provides policing and emergency management services to the Tasmanian community. The Department includes Tasmania Police, State Emergency Service (SES), Forensic Science Service Tasmania (FSST) and the Tasmania Fire Service (TFS).
: Tasmanian Biosecurity Advisories
Biosecurity Tasmania Enews – a quarterly summary of biosecurity issues of relevance to Tasmania; alerts to any significant new disease, pest or weed risk and; advice of any significant changes to biosecurity legislation, protocols or other requirements (ie quarantine rules, animal or plant health legislation, animal welfare legislation etc)
: Tasmanian Herbarium
The Tasmanian Herbarium forms a part of the Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery. This site provides information about the Tasmanian Herbarium and accesses the Tasmanian Vascular Plant Census, a database of vascular plants (including weeds) recorded from Tasmania.
TasNetworks is a Tasmanian State Owned Corporation that supplies power from the generation source to homes and businesses through a network of transmission towers, substations and power lines.
: Workcover Tasmania
The WorkCover Tasmania Board is established by the Workers Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 1988 and the Workplace Health and Safety Act 1995.