The following organisations and resources may provide useful information about environmental protection and management within the ACT, as well as access to community legal support and advice.
Formerly the Australian Network of EDOs (ANEDO): "EDOs of Australia is the country’s only national network of public interest environmental lawyers. The network is made up of eight independent, connected community environmental legal centres."
"We are the voice for the environment representing community environmental and sustainability groups in the ACT region."
The Commissioner is an independent statutory position established by the Commissioner for Sustainability and the Environment Act 1993. The Commissioner undertakes the regular investigations and reports about the management of, and threats to, the environment in the ACT and issues relating to ecologically sustainable development.
The National Association of Community Legal Centres (NACLC) is the peak national body for Community Legal Centres (CLCs) in AustraliaLegal Aid - ACT
The Law Society of the ACT aims to "Represent, advance, and defend the interests of an independent legal profession in the ACT. and protect the public interest in the ACT system of justice through the efficient regulation of the profession in accordance with the Legal Profession Act and the Society's Rules for Solicitors."