Biodiversity Conservation Act Briefing

The ECA hosted a briefing on Tuesday 4th April 2017, with the kind support of Herbert Smith Freehills, to explore the current status of the Biodiversity Conservation Act; the associated regulations; and key considerations and implications likely to arise for environmental consultants.

Speakers that were invited to provide their views on this topic included:

  • Gordon Wyre – Director, Legislative and Policy Reform, Department of Parks and Wildlife
  • Tony van Merwyk – Partner, Herbert Smith Freehills
  • Declan Doherty – Principal Solicitor, Environmental Defenders Office
  • Garth Humphreys – Director, Principal Ecologist, Biota Environmental Sciences

Presentations can be viewed below;