FAQ - Blueprint for the Next Generation of Australian Environmental Law
Thursday, 1 March 2018
An independent review of the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 is required to start by late 2019.
The review will involve extensive consultation and will consider ideas put forward by industry, environment and community groups to improve and strengthen national environmental law.
The Federal Department of Environment and Energy has reviewed the Australian Panel of Experts on Environmental Law’s Blueprint for the Next Generation of Australian Environmental Law and will consider it alongside other submitted material.