Rail Project Victoria’s Environmental Vision is to be an industry leader in managing environmental impacts with a demonstrated commitment to continuous improvement in delivering major infrastructure projects.

To achieve this Environmental Vision, Rail Projects Victoria is committed to:

  • ensuring environmental management is a core value of our organisation
  • promoting a culture of exceptional environmental management, collaboration and continuous improvement, empowering our people to embrace a positive environmental management culture to encourage enhanced environmental performance
  • ensuring all our delivery partners meet or exceed our environmental management requirements and integrate best practice into their activities
  • establishing a framework for setting objectives and targets across all environmental aspects of the Authority's work
  • providing staff with information, training and support to meet environmental challenges
  • encouraging innovation and taking advantage of available opportunities to manage environmental risks and impacts.

To give effect to this Policy, our people will:

  • establish and implement practices to fulfil environmental compliance requirements, including all applicable environmental legislation, regulations, objectives and targets
  • implement departmental and Rail Projects Victoria environmental plans, objectives and targets
  • endeavour to protect and conserve the local and regional environment
  • effectively manage the environmental impacts including social impacts, waste, water and energy use.