Intergovernmental Agreement on a National Framework for Responding to PFAS Contamination

This Intergovernmental Agreement supports collaboration and cooperation between the Commonwealth and the States and Territories to respond consistently and effectively to per- and poly-fluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) contamination. The Agreement came into effect on 20 February 2018, when the Commonwealth and South Australia became the first signatories.

  • Appendix B (The PFAS National Environmental Management Plan)
  • Appendix D (Health Based Guidance Values for PFAS)
  • Appendix E (Environmental Health Standing Committee Guidance Statements on PFAS)
  • Appendix F (Australian Health Protection Principal Committee PFAS Factsheet)
  • Appendix G (Food Regulation Standing Committee Statement on PFAS and the general food supply)