Disputes with State Agencies

  • Access to government records under the Government Information (Public Access) Act 2009
  • Rights of appeal against a state agency's decision to refuse or approve a development application
  • Prospects of succeeding in an appeal to the Land and Environment Court against an agency's refusal to grant development consent
  • Advice to third parties on rights of appeal against and agency's decision to refuse or approve a development application
  • Advice to applicants prior to lodgement of a development application on prospects of obtaining development consent from an agency
  • Advice on rights of appeal against refusal of applications for construction, compliance, subdivision or occupation certificates
  • Advice on notices issued by certifying authorities under section 109L of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979
  • Appeals concerning valuation and compulsory acquisition of land.