Environmental law

Contributors

Brendan Sydes, Bruce Lindsay and Bronya Lipski, Solicitors, Environmental Justice Australia

 

Overview

Environmental issues are important and often open for public consultation. This chapter focuses on planning laws, environmental impact assessments and pollution-control laws. Responsible authorities can impose conditions on a permit. The minister can intervene at various stages.

This section includes the following topics:

 

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