In 2015, the Victorian Government commissioned the Independent Review of the Climate Change Act 2010 (2010 Act) (Review).
December 06, 2016
We provide an overview of the recent developments in the Emissions Reduction Fund (ERF), including the results of the fourth ERF auction, the draft methods for savanna fire management and draft amendments to the Carbon Credits (Carbon Farming Initiative) Rule 2015 (CFI Rule).
November 24, 2016
The Environment Protection (Scheduled Premises and Exemptions) Regulations 2007 (Scheduled Premises Regulations), which define which activities are required to obtain an Environment Protection Authority (EPA) works approval or licence, will sunset on 26 June 2017.
November 14, 2016
Many would be aware of the “chain of responsibility” amendments made to the Environmental Protection Act 1994 (Qld) (EP Act ) with effect from April this year.
Mixed use development is part of the Queensland landscape in a range of contexts and densities.
November 03, 2016
Rapid urbanisation and population growth are putting huge demands on urban infrastructure and resource needs.
November 01, 2016
The NSW EPA has announced its intention to repeal the controversial ‘proximity principle’. This repeal is intended to be implemented in conjunction with broader reforms for the management of construction and demolition waste in NSW.
The Climate Change Authority has released the third and final report for its Special Review into Australia’s climate targets and policies.
September 20, 2016
In this briefing, we consider recent planning developments in the energy sector.
July 26, 2016
The UK electorate voted to leave the European Union (the ‘EU’) in the referendum held on 23 June 2016. In this briefing, we assess the potential implications of ‘Brexit’ on UK planning law and practice.
June 30, 2016
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