This factsheet provides advice about what urban trees are protected by laws, what tree clearing can occur
legally and what to do if you suspect illegal tree clearing is occurring.
At the request of our members and clients, we have been tirelessly working to update our community legal handbooks to reflect legislative changes in planning law and mining, infrastructure and coal seam gas laws and are excited to announce both will be available shortly for purchase.Keep reading >
EDO Qld senior solicitor Revel Pointon was on the road this month to provide community workshops around central coast Qld. We covered a lot of distance and a lot of different topics to empower regional communities to understand the laws and their rights to be involved in decisions that impact their health, environment and community.Keep reading >
EDO Queensland is turning 30 in 2019! Our volunteer profile series celebrates 30 years of volunteers, who are integral to the work we do. This time, EDO Qld Principal Solicitor Sean Ryan, recalls his experience as a student volunteer.Keep reading >
The Qld Parliament will vote soon on proposed laws that exempt public access to information around an important mining and gas fund, against the recommendations of the Office of the Information Commissioner. You can help stop this exemption going through.Keep reading >