Our Planning and Environment Group is one of the largest and most experienced teams in Australia. We offer strong planning advisory expertise and a forward thinking approach to planning and environmental law. Being responsive, cost competitive and delivering results in tight timeframes are hallmarks of our approach. Our commercial focus and pragmatic approach invariably secure positive outcomes for our clients.
We have extensive experience in acting for developers, business owners, local government authorities, state government, energy providers, mining companies and land owners. Our practitioners have the expertise to be able to deliver a whole project approach, from preliminary planning and site auditing stage through to delivery of the project.
We are experienced litigators in planning tribunals and have expertise in planning appeals, prosecutions, enforcement, planning agreements, administrative law and valuation and compensation appeals. We have regularly provided advice on contamination, sustainably, climate change, flooding, threatened species, waste management, environmental legal registers, pollution and other environmental matters.