Climate Change Policy and Action Plan finalised by the NSW EPA

14 Feb, 2023

On 20 January 2022, the NSW Environment Protection Authority (‘EPA‘) released its final Climate Change Policy and Action Plan. The policy and plan follow the landmark case of Bushfire Survivors for Climate Action Incorporated v Environment Protection Authority [2021] NSWLEC…

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New Environmental Protection Regulations Released for Public Consultation

16 Mar, 2022

The NSW Environment Protection Authority (‘EPA‘) has released a draft¬†Protection of the Environment Operations (General) Regulation 2022 (‘Draft Regulation‘) for public consultation. The Draft Regulation proposes to remake the Protection of the Environment Operations (General) Regulation 2021 (‘2021 Regulation‘), which…

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How is light pollution regulated in NSW?

21 Oct, 2021

It has been claimed that artificial light at night is the fastest growing pollutant in the world.¬† And whether or not that is demonstrably the case, it does seem that relatively little has been written about how law and policy…

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