Expert Services

Policy and legislation

  • Developing new policy or legislation
  • Putting legislation to work to achieve policy aims

Reviews and assessments

  • Peer review and assessment of policy or legislativeproposals
  • Conducting or advising on compliance reviews and due diligence assessments

Administrative decision-making

  • Advice on statutory decison-making processes and procedures
  • Training in administrative decision-making


  • Advising on governance matters –  authorities, boards and not-for-profits
  • Hands on governance – Board member

Areas of practice

Natural resources management

  • Including biodiversity, native vegetation, market-based instruments for pollution management, compliance and enforcement

Water resources management

  • Including Murray-Darling Basin (both state and federal water laws), interstate water trade, water resource planning and institutional arrangements


  • Including water law and policy reform in Nepal and water market design in the USA, and Flow – The Essentials of Environmental flows (IUCN leading text on environmental flows)

Governance and administrative law

  • Including Murray-Darling Basin compliance reforms, review and assessment of compliance with statutory duties, due diligence assessment, advice and training in administrative decision-making