We’re going to court over Adani’s North Galilee Water Scheme

04 December, 2018

EDO Qld has lodged a legal challenge over the Federal Government’s decision to assess Adani’s North Galilee Water Scheme without investigating its impact on Australia’s precious water resources.

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Radical change proposed to costs laws in Planning and Environment Court

03 October, 2012

The Sustainable Planning and Other Legislation Amendment Bill 2012 (Bill), which was introduced to Parliament on 13 September 2012, proposes significant amendments to the Sustainable Planning Act 2009 with major implications for the community’s access to the Planning and Environment Court, the process for development assessment and regional planning, among other issues.

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EDO Qld Funding Update

19 July, 2012

As you may have heard on ABC radio, the State Attorney-General has refused to restore our State funding. He however acknowledged that EDOs are the only places where Queensland communities can obtain professional legal advice free of charge when faced with public interest environmental, planning and health concerns from proposed developments.

EDO Qld has had to suspend our general legal advice service.

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