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NSW mining, petroleum and extractive industries face new land acquisition and mitigation measures

  • Clayton Utz
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • February 5 2015

The use of voluntary land acquisition and mitigation rights for land owners has been clarified under a new framework to manage dust and noise impacts

Independent Panel proposes sweeping biodiversity conservation reform for NSW

  • Clayton Utz
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • February 5 2015

The NSW Independent Biodiversity Legislation Review Panel has submitted its final report on the operation of the NSW legislative and policy framework

Draft mining industry action plan proposes radical reforms for NSW

  • Clayton Utz
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • December 11 2014

The NSW Minerals Industry Taskforce has issued a draft report calling for the removal of the Planning Assessment Commission (PAC) and other radical

Protection from protest: a new standard to minimise business disruption in Tasmania

  • Clayton Utz
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • December 11 2014

Businesses in Tasmania, specifically including mining and forestry, may soon have significant protection from protest activities, with the passage

NSW opens the door to more CSG projects, but more details to come

  • Clayton Utz
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • November 14 2014

More coal seam gas (CSG) projects are likely to be on the way, following the release of the NSW Government's new Gas Policy, but the freeze on new

Water Infrastructure Options Paper highlights water security opportunities around Australia

  • Clayton Utz
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • November 13 2014

The recently released Commonwealth Government’s Water Infrastructure Options Paper identifies key water infrastructure opportunities throughout

Changes to water management in NSW - more flexibility for water trades and clearer controls

  • Clayton Utz
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • October 30 2014

The NSW Parliament recently passed the Water Management Amendment Act 2014, which makes significant changes to the primary water control law in NSW

Major leap proposed for NSW planning enforcement powers

  • Clayton Utz
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • October 30 2014

NSW will get a new structure for environmental offences and major increases in maximum penalties if the Environmental Planning and Assessment Bill

New water authority for New South Wales, and renewed focus on infrastructure

  • Clayton Utz
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • October 30 2014

New South Wales may soon have a new water authority, responsible for bulk water management across the State, if the Water NSW Bill 2014 continues its

Tough new environmental enforcement measures under NSW Bill

  • Clayton Utz
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • August 14 2014

A range of new and much higher penalties, and a new power for the EPA to require bank guarantees for remediation, are the key features of the