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Government Law & Dispute Resolution

Milne Legal provides advice and represents clients in relation to a range of Government and dispute resolution matters as they relate to Planning and Environment law.

In May of 2017, Milne Legal Principal, Robert Milne, gave a presentation “Mediation in the Queensland Planning and Environment Court”. If you are interested in understanding the mediation process further, a copy of the PowerPoint slides for this presentation is available here.


We can assist you in a range of areas, including:

  • All Queensland, New South Wales and Commonwealth Courts
  • Planning and Environment Court appeals, declarations and injunctions
  • Magistrates Court prosecutions
  • Land and Environment Court (NSW)
  • Land Court
  • Land and Resources Tribunal
  • Building and Development Dispute Resolution Committee
  • Mediation
  • Case appraisal
  • Arbitration
  • Acquisition of Land – objecting to proposed acquisitions, disputing acquisition decisions, lodging compensation claims and pursuing appeals in the Land Court and:
    • Negotiating changes to acquisition proposals to accommodate the client’s needs;
    • Road widening;
    • Powerline easement acquisitions;
    • Water pipeline acquisitions;
    • Negotiations relating to impacts on development potential due to tunnels under land
  • Judicial review
  • Infrastructure charging calculations and negotiating infrastructure agreements
  • Access rights including prescriptive easements
  • Native titles rights
  • Rating disputes
  • Right to Information Applications and subsequent internal reviews