We were established in 1996 to protect and improve the environment. We have around 10,600 employees. Our head office is in Bristol and we have another office in London. We have offices across England.
Within England we’re responsible for:
regulating major industry and waste
treatment of contaminated land
water quality and resources
inland river, estuary and harbour navigations
conservation and ecology
We are also responsible for managing the risk of flooding from main rivers, reservoirs, estuaries and the sea.
Lead local flood authorities (LLFAs) are responsible for managing the risk of flooding from surface water, groundwater and ordinary watercourses and lead on community recovery.
Our priorities are to:
work with businesses and other organisations to manage the use of resources
increase the resilience of people, property and businesses to the risks of flooding and coastal erosion
protect and improving water, land and biodiversity
improve the way we work as a regulator to protect people and the environment and support sustainable growth
Environment Agency jobs...
Do you want to make a positive impact on our environment while helping to bring forward sustainable economic prosperity? Are you an experienced planner looking to broaden your knowledge of a range of environmental planning issues? We are looking for a highly motivated and enthusiastic individual to join us the team ...
We are looking for an experienced PA to join our Legal Services team in an exciting and challenging role. You will provide a comprehensive administrative and secretarial service to the Deputy Director of our FCRM, Planning and Professional Support and National Legal teams. You will be highly organised to ensure smoo...