More information: Environmental law


Bates, G 2016, Environmental Law in Australia, 9th edn, LexisNexis.

Byard, R, Code, G, Testro, G & Porritt, S, Planning and Environment Victoria, LexisNexis (looseleaf and online).

Eccles, D & Bryant, T 2011, Statutory Planning in Victoria, 3rd edn, Federation Press.


The following kits are published by Environmental Justice Australia and are available at

Appeals Kit: This kit is a step-by-step guide to running a case in VCAT’s Planning and Environment List.

Objections Kit: This is an easy to understand booklet about all the aspects of objecting to planning permits.

Enforcement Kit: This is a guide to seeking enforcement in planning matters.