Sustainability at TAFE Western
TAFE Western is committed to sustainable practice.
The Institute is a Silver Partner of the Office of Environment and Heritage (OEH) Sustainability Advantage Program.
TAFE Western is committed to further strengthen its environmental performance through collaboration with OEH.
TAFE Western aims to demonstrate leadership in ecological sustainability.
The Institute's Director's Award for Sustainable Practice recognises the achievements of staff and students across a wide variety of sustainability priorities relating to education and training, and how we run our business.
You can read more in TAFE Western's Sustainability Charter and Framework
TAFE Western’s Pesticide Use Notification Plan
Under the Pesticides Regulation 2009, public agencies have a number of responsibilities in relation to public notification of the use of pesticides and herbicides. Public agencies are required to ensure that pesticide and herbicide use in public places is conducted in a safe, responsible manner that minimises harm to the community and the environment.
Public consultation on TAFE Western’s Pesticide Use Notification Plan is currently closed. You can read more in TAFE Western's Pesticide Use Notification Plan. For further information on the Plan, contact TAFE Western’s Sustainability Coordinator on 02 6393 5976
NSW GREP Statement of Compliance 2014/15
TAFE Western works proactively with its colleges to integrate its sustainability framework and the requirements of the NSW Government Resource Efficiency Policy.
You can read more in TAFE Western's GREP Statement of Compliance 2014-2015