Environment & Climate Regulation 2023: Lexology GTDT

External publications Written by William Oxby (Partner), Jessica Day (Associate)

Partner William Oxby and Associate Jessica Day have contributed two chapters on Environment 2023 and Climate Regulation 2023 in Lexology's Getting The Deal Through.

The quick reference guides enable the reader to quickly understand the key elements of Australian Environment and Climate Change Law. The guides allow a side-by-side comparison of local insights, including the main environment and planning law, climate regulations, enforcement, policies and authorities; waste regulation, national emission levels, limits and emission reduction projects; emission allowances and trading; energy and non-energy sector regulation; renewable energy consumption, policy and general regulation, including carbon capture and storage; due diligence, M&A transactions; and recent trends.

Important Disclaimer: The material contained in this article is comment of a general nature only and is not and nor is it intended to be advice on any specific professional matter. In that the effectiveness or accuracy of any professional advice depends upon the particular circumstances of each case, neither the firm nor any individual author accepts any responsibility whatsoever for any acts or omissions resulting from reliance upon the content of any articles. Before acting on the basis of any material contained in this publication, we recommend that you consult your professional adviser. Liability limited by a scheme approved under Professional Standards Legislation (Australia-wide except in Tasmania).

Related insights Read more insight

What is a “right to mine” and what is an “infrastructure facility” in the Native Title Act?

The High Court has delivered its decision in Harvey v Minister for Primary Industries and Resources [2024] HCA 1.

More
Mandatory climate-related financial disclosure – exposure draft legislation released for comment

Treasury has released an exposure draft of its CRFD legislation for public comment. This is the next step towards introducing mandatory and standardised CRFD for medium and large listed and...

More
Climate-related financial disclosure Q&A on exposure draft legislation

This short Q&A explains what is in the 12 January 2024 exposure draft legislation.

More