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Environmental Assessment & Permitting 

Our Environmental Unit has been involved in environmental authorisation processes and related work for more than 20  years.  The unit members have a wide range of environmental management skills and have been involved in the application for authorisation for a significant number of large scale developments and multi-disciplinary projects.
The aim of the unit is to provide a cost effective and efficient service to our clients, which is tailored to the specific requirements of each project. Biodiversity, air, water, land, climate change, health & safety, cultural heritage, resettlement, employment, human rights – whatever the risks, we have the expertise to manage them. From private organisations, governments and communities to civil society organisations, financiers and insurers, trust Fox Civil & Environmental Engineers to understand and deliver the expertise you need, where you need it across:
 
IMPACTS ASSESSMENTS
  • Basic Assessments (BAs);
  • Environmental Impact Assessments (EIAs);
  • Environmental and Social Impact Assessments (ESIAs);
  • Section 24G Rectification Applications;
  • Authorisation Amendment Applications;
  • Environmental Management Programmes (EMPRs);
  • Environmental Screening and Risk Assessments;
  • Integrated Coastal Management processes;
  • Independent Reviews of the above; and
  • Training and Awareness

ENVIRONMENTAL COMPLIANCE

  • Legal Compliance Audits;
  • ISO 14001 EMS Independent External Compliance Auditing Services;
  • Environmental Performance Auditing;
  • Independent Environmental Control Officer (ECO) Services;
  • Funder or Lender Audits, including compliance and performance audits OEMPr implementation audits.

WATER RESOURCE MANAGEMENT

  • General Authorisation (GA) applications;
  • Integrated Water Use Licensing Applications (IWULAs)

WASTE MANAGEMENT

  • Waste Management License (WML) Applications;
  • Waste Classification;
  • Integrated Water & Waste Management Plans (IWWMPs)

AIR QUALITY & INDUSTRIAL EMISSIONS

  • Air Quality Impact Assessments;
  • Atmospheric Emissions Licenses (AELs);
  • National Atmospheric Emission Inventory System (NAEIS) reporting;
  • GHG Reporting and Carbon tax;
  • Stack emission monitoring;
  • Dust fallout monitoring;
  • LDAR monitoring

AQUATIC, TERRESTRIAL & WETLAND ECOLOGY

  • Wetland Delineation, Classification and Functionality Assessments;
  • Wetland Restoration, Rehabilitation and Management Plan Development;
  • Biodiversity Action Plans;
  • Ecological Flow Requirements;
  • Habitat Assessments;
  • Aquatic Macro-Invertebrate Assessments (SASS5);
  • Ecological Baseline Assessment;
  • Design and Implementation of Bio–Monitoring Plans;
  • Floral, Faunal and Avifaunal Surveys;
  • Grazing Capacity Determination;
  • Ecological Management Plans