Office for Environmental Protection
Making a complaint
You can complain to us if you think that a public authority has broken environmental law. Our service is free for you to use and open to everybody.
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Submitting a complaint
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OEP launches investigation into the regulation of combined sewer overflows (CSOs)27.06.2022
The Office for Environmental Protection (OEP) announced on Tuesday, June 28 that it is to carry out an investigation into the roles of Ofwat, the Environment Agency and the Defra Secretary of State in the regulation of combined sewer overflows (CSOs) in England.
OEP publishes its first Corporate Plan23.06.2022
The Office for Environmental Protection has today (Thursday, June 23) published its Corporate Plan, setting out a work programme for its first operational year.
OEP calls for urgent action to meet the ambitions of the 25 Year Environment Plan12.05.2022
The Office for Environmental Protection (OEP) has today called for the government to aim high and act now to ensure it achieves its ambitions for the environment.
OEP response to consultation on environmental targets04.07.2022
We have provided advice to government in response to its consultation on environmental targets. We are calling for targets to be set that are comprehensive and ambitious, to meet the urgent need for action to protect, restore and improve the environment.
Letter to the Lords Environment and Climate Change Committee on the draft EPPS29.06.2022
OEP letter to the Lords Environment and Climate Change Committee on the draft Environmental Principles Policy Statement