WA | Finding balance in a contested field: a contemporary view of appeals under the EP Act

Emma Gaunt will discuss the role of the Appeals Convenor, recent developments in practice, and explore options for improving the effectiveness and efficiency of decision making.


Emma Gaunt is the current Appeals Convenor, appointed to the role in May 2015. Emma brings over 20 years’ experience as an environmental professional to the role, having held senior positions in the Western Australian and Queensland Governments and as an environmental consultant to oil and gas and mining majors.
In her current role, Emma provides an independent perspective and advice to the Minister for Environment on appeals against decisions and recommendations of the Environmental Protection Authority and Department of Water and Environmental Regulation.

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Event details

When: 30 Apr 2019
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Where: CQ University
10 William Street
Perth WA

Cost: $10.00 | EIANZ members, $25.00 | non-members

Places Available: 18

Contact: EIANZ Central office on 03 8593 4140 or email: office@

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