|About||Defending the environment, Advancing the law. EDO NSW is a not-for-profit non-government legal centre specialising in public interest environmental law.|
EDO NSW is a community legal centre specialising in public interest environmental law. We help people who want to protect the environment through law.
Our reputation is built on:
*Successful environmental outcomes using the law: With over 30 years experience, EDO NSW has a proven track record in achieving positive environmental outcomes for the community.
*Broad environmental expertise: EDO NSW is the acknowledged expert when it comes to how the law applies to the environment. We help the community solve environmental issues by providing legal and scientific advice, community legal education and proposals for better laws.
*Independent and accessible services: As a non-government and not-for-profit legal centre, our services are provided without fear or favour. Anyone can contact us to get free initial legal advice about an environmental problem.
EDO NSW is the only legal centre in NSW that provides specialist advice about public interest environmental law matters. Since 1985 EDO NSW has pursued its mission of providing public interest legal services to regional, state and national conservation groups, resident action groups and individuals, to protect the built and natural environment.
EDO NSW is now acknowledged as a crucial element in the functioning of environmental law in NSW and Australia..