Neighbourhood Disputes About Plants Act 2017

The Neighbourhood Disputes About Plants Act 2017 (the Act) aims to provide a clear, practical mechanism for resolving disputes between neighbours about plants that overhang or overshadow their property, or otherwise cause a nuisance.

Organisation Address: 131 Macquarie Street, Hobart, TAS, 7000, Australia

Phone: (03) 6223 2770

Web Address: http://www.edotas.org.au/wp-content/uploads/2014/01/Factsheet-Neighbourhood-Disputes-About-Plants-updated.pdf

Link Owner: Environmental Defenders Office

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Neighbourhood disputes about plants

The Neighbourhood Disputes about Plants Act 2017 (the Act) establishes a cost effective, efficient and accessible statutory scheme for the resolution of neighbourhood disputes relating to plants.

Organisation Address: 110 Collins St, Hobart, TAS, 7000, Australia

Phone: 1300 135 513

Web Address: http://www.justice.tas.gov.au/mediation_and_dispute_resolution/neighbourhood-disputes-about-plants

Link Owner: Department of Justice

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Planning and Development

Planning laws in Tasmania are part of the Resource Management and Planning System (the RMPS), which explicitly encourages public involvement in resource management and planning decisions.

Organisation Address: 131 Macquarie Street, Hobart, TAS, 7000, Australia

Phone: (03) 6223 2770

Web Address: http://www.edotas.org.au/haveyoursay/ongoing-opportunities/planning-and-development/

Link Owner: Environmental Defenders Office

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