Inquiry into the impact on the agricultural sector of vegetation and land management policies, regulations and restrictions
This submission has been prepared by the Australian Environmental and Planning Law Committee of the Legal Practice Section (the AEPL Committee).
The AEPL Committee welcomes the opportunity to comment on the above Inquiry, and seeks to respond briefly to the following terms of reference:
- The science behind activities such as back burning, clearing and rehabilitation;
- The economic impact of vegetation and land management policies, regulations and restrictions; and
- Factors that contribute to fire risk in regional, rural and remote areas.
You can read the full submission below.