Energy & Climate

EDO lodges freedom of information request over funding cuts

25 February, 2014

The Australian Network of Environmental Defender’s Offices (ANEDO) will today lodge a Freedom of Information (FOI) request with the Federal Attorney General and his department for any written representations from the mining industry in relation to the sudden cancelling of all Federal funding of the nine-office national network.

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Access to Justice

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. Keep reading >