NRA has a long record of preparing expert reports, and various staff have presented testimony in Planning and Environment Court, Land Court, Magistrates Court and District Court.
The State of Queensland engaged Tim Anderson of NRA as an independent expert witness in the legal proceedings Bates (The Department of Environment and Heritage Protection) v Queensland Nickel. The work involved:
NRA’s Tim Anderson was engaged by the State of Queensland as an independent expert witness for the Land Court appeal EPA055 between Citigold Corporation Limited and the Department of Environment and Heritage Protection. The work involved assessment of Plan of Operations and Financial Assurance for three gold mines and broadly encompassed:
Peter Buosi of NRA was commissioned by the Commonwealth of Australia to undertake multiple Threatened fauna species assessments relating to properties in the Cape York, Gulf of Carpentaria and Burdekin districts. Peter provided expert advice on the potential presence of Threatened or Migratory terrestrial fauna species, or their habitat, within the receiving environment of the proposed actions and assessed the potential for significant impact at each property.