All the latest in the EDO ACT office, case updates, events + more in the EDO ACT October newsletter.
The EDO ACT moves office, new case updates, submissions to the inquiry into development processes + much more in the EDO ACT September newsletter.
We farewell Camilla Taylor and welcome our new Principal Legal Officer. Read more in our Autumn newsletter, as well as the latest local and national environmental law news!
EDO ACT wish our supporters and members a happy holiday and New Year. We are looking forward to returning in 2018 with renewed energy to assist the ACT community in using the law to protect the environment. In this edition of the EDO ACT Newsletter, find out about the new Container Deposit Scheme; the Fisheries Act review; the potential inclusion of the Eastern Bettong to the ACT Threatened Native Species List; and much more!
The Environmental Defenders’ Office (ACT) remains open due to recent ACT government funding. After operating under a very tight budget, it is now in the welcomed position to recruit a new staff member (details are in the attached newsletter). In other news, the ACT Minister for Planning has recently approved the development application for the first stage of West Belconnen's Ginninderry development and the Minister for Climate Change and Sustainability has announced a new grants program to help the ACT community to transition to zero emissions and reduce our contribution to global warming. See our Spring Newsletter for more information.