Irrespective of the sector, Australia’s highly complex town planning regulatory regimes pose one of the most significant project risks.
Our environment and planning team is widely acknowledged as one of Australia’s best in this field. Our deep understanding of the complexities of planning regimes derives from our role as advisor to planning authorities as well as a wide range of developers, including across residential, industrial, infrastructure, energy and natural resources, retail, education and commercial sectors.
While our lawyers are solutions-focused, we also have extensive experience in litigation relating to both the permitting and enforcement aspects of town planning law.
Advised on a range of proposed Bunnings Warehouses, including strategic advice on approval structuring, legal reviews of development applications, negotiations with councils, review of approvals and conditions, advice on impacts of draft planning instruments and drafting infrastructure agreements.