This EDO series of legal updates looks at how the laws are being implemented and the regulatory gaps that are putting our wildlife and healthy sustainable landscapes at risk.
See what EDO achieved in 2018-19 through our litigation, policy and outreach work around water, biodiversity, climate change, community empowerment and in our international program.
This third in a series on implementation of the NSW land-clearing laws looks at compliance and enforcement of new clearing laws.
EDO’s comprehensive recommendations for climate-ready planning laws for NSW, published in March 2019, include a new Climate Change Act, a Minister for Climate Change and a Climate Change Division within the Department of Premier and Cabinet.
Environmental Defenders Office NSW: Annual Report 2017-18 covers litigation on climate change, transparency, water and biodiversity, along with advice and international work.