We assist our clients with their most significant and challenging matters
SA Water - Port Stanvac Desalination Project
Advised SA Water on the environmental impact assessment for the desalination plant and environmental risk allocation in the D&C and O&M contracts.
Department of Sustainability and Environment
Served as lead environmental advisor on the Victorian Desalination Project, including a broad range of land access issues.
Undertook purchaser planning and environmental due diligence on acquisition of the Mt Pleasant coal mine including advice on planning approvals, biodiversity, water rights and environmental licensing.
Corrs advised on biodiversity regime associated with removal of vegetation on significant road transport infrastructure project.
Bio-banking credits and biodiversity offsets
Acting on some of the biggest bio-banking credit transactions and biodiversity offsets, including a recent AU$34 million purchase of credits to offset environmental impacts of a Roads and Maritime Services project.
Corrs undertook purchaser planning and environmental due diligence on acquisition of the Mt Pleasant coal mine including advice on planning approvals, biodiversity, water rights and environmental licensing.
Advised Stockland on the environmental issues linked to a range of complex infrastructure agreements with the New South Wales State Government and local councils for the delivery of infrastructure to greenfield housing developments in the north west and south west growth areas of Sydney.
Queensland Department of State Development Innovation
Advised on offshore jurisdictional issues and regulatory regime applying to proposed PNG Gas Pipeline.
TfNSW – One Carrington Street
Acted for TfNSW on the voluntary planning agreement and project delivery agreement for the proposed redevelopment of One Carrington Street and upgrade to the Wynyard Station concourse.
Huntlee - New South Wales’s biggest housing project
Negotiated several planning agreements and advising and appearing in two sets of Land and Environment Court proceedings and Court of Appeal proceedings for a AU$1.5 billion rezoning and development of land for a whole new town in the Hunter Valley.
Green Square Consortium
Acted for Landcom and Mirvac entities in negotiating complex voluntary planning agreement with the City of Sydney for public benefits and trigeneration obligations for their Green Square urban renewal project.
Provided environmental and planning advice for proposed solar power generation plant in western NSW.
Tilt – Highbury Pumped Hydro Energy Storage Project
Advised Tilt Renewables on project management, environmental and planning assessment and approvals in relation to their Pumped Hydro Energy Storage Project in Highbury, South Australia.
Victorian Environment Protection Authority
Advised on issues associated with the future of electricity generation from brown coal in the context of State carbon reduction targets and projected policy constraints on the greenhouse gas intensity of future coal-fuelled power stations.