Lutruwita/Tasmania’s natural environment and cultural heritage are among its greatest assets. Proper management and protection of the reserved land is fundamental to protecting these values and to the wellbeing of all Tasmanians, including future generations. Environmental Defenders Office (EDO) therefore welcomes the opportunity to comment on the Consultation Paper: National Parks and Reserves Management Act 2002 – Reserve Activity Assessment Process Reform – Statutory Environmental Impact Assessment Process (Consultation Paper), and on proposed changes to the management planning process as outlined in the Information Sheet: Proposed Management Planning Processes (Information Sheet).