The Appeals Convenor investigates and provides advice to the Minister for Environment in respect to appeals made under the Environmental Protection Act 1986. This includes appeals on a large range of environmental decisions, including environmental impact assessment, permits for clearing native vegetation and conditions applying to certain industrial and commercial premises.
The Office of the Appeals Convenor aims to manage the appeals process efficiently, effectively and fairly, without legal technicality or formality.
Appeal information sheets
Appeal information sheet: Clearing permits (pdf 56.7 kb)
Appeal information sheet: Works approval and licences (pdf 56.7 kb)