Planning & Environment
Resolving planning and environment issues is crucial to the success of infrastructure and property development projects. Getting this right means our clients can positively impact the urban and regional landscapes they are striving to improve.
The Planning & Environment Team
Insights from the Team
Waste to Energy projects: opportunities and challenges
Australian governments are developing policies and guidelines to facilitate Waste to Energy initiatives.
Natural Resources Access Regulator – Between a water meter and a hard place
The decision will have significant implications for the NRAR's prosecutions under the Water Management Act 2000.
Emerging issues in planning compensation claims: prior knowledge and timing for loss on sale
Compensation claims under Planning and Environment Act remain essential means to mitigate effects of planning blight.
Amendment VC148: Significant changes to all Victorian Planning Schemes
Amendment VC148 introduces significant changes to all Victorian Planning Schemes
Other services used by our Planning & Environment clients
Property & Development
The Property & Development team provides a full-service property offering with strategic and practical advice that helps achieve commercial outcomes.
Our construction service provides advice to generate a way forward for property and infrastructure clients needing legal, business and regulatory insight.
Alternative Dispute Resolution
We offer Alternative Dispute Resolution to corporate and government clients, including mediation and arbitration.
Our lawyers understand that taking action through litigation is sometimes required to successfully achieve business goals.
Major Projects & PPPs
We can assist by understanding the intersection of your business needs, the commercial influences and regulatory environment for your project.