Environment & Planning

Law Association New South Wales

Welcome to EPLA

Advancing the knowledge of planning and environmental laws.

Who We Are

We exist to advance the knowledge of planning and environmental laws among the professions and the community generally.

EPLA provides members with current information about recent or proposed changes to planning and environmental law. EPLA hosts seminars and conferences to provide opportunities for informed debate and education about relevant issues.

Our Members

EPLA is an organisation whose members are drawn from many environmental disciplines including from the fields of planning, environment, architecture, local government and the legal profession.

Our members are drawn from city and country regions, in government and private enterprise. During this time of significant change to environmental and planning laws in NSW, EPLA helps members to stay up to date through on-line releases of latest news, the publication of the Environmental Law News and the publication of the Environmental Law Reporter.

News & Events

Save The Date: Annual EPLA Conference 2024
EPLA 2024 Annual Conference, 6-8 November 2024. Venue: Cupitt’s Estate, Milton. Register your interest today!
Land and Environment Court news: Appointment of Commissioners – 3 May 2024
The Chief Judge is pleased to announce the appointment as Commissioners of the Court of Ms Nicola Targett and Ms Emma Washington for a term of 7 years commencing on 28 June 2024 and 1 July 2024 respectively. To read the full LEC article, including biographies of the recently appointed commissioners, click here.
Land and Environment Court news: Appointment of Acting Commissioners – 3 May 2024
The Chief Judge is pleased to announce that Ms Laurenne Coetzee, Mr Niall Macken, Ms Helena Miller, Dr Peter Moore, Dr Peter Nichols, Associate Professor Dr Amelia Thorpe and Mr Michael Young have been appointed as Acting Commissioners of the Court for a period of 2 years from 13 May 2024 to 12 May 2026. […]

Our Projects & Activities

EPLA is involved in a number of projects and activities to facilitate the achievement of its aims and objectives.

We encourage participation by our members towards these projects and activities by providing opportunities for feedback and suggestions.

Shape environmental and planning law while earning CLE and CPD points.

GET IN TOUCH

Phone (02) 8227 9600

Facsimile (02) 8227 9699

Email info@epla.org.au

Environment and Planning

Law Association (NSW) Inc

32/52 Martin Place,

Sydney, NSW 2000 Australia

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