Latest VCAT editorial now available

The latest VCAT editorial VCAT Vol 10 No 2 is now available. Highlights include responsibilities for investigating contaminated land; a Supreme Court ruling that set aside a Tribunal decision that a CHMP was not required; misuse of a declaratory proceeding in that it was seeking advice; whether a declaration can be made under the EPA Act to address noise; a Court of Appeal decision refusing standing to a local action group opposed to a wind farm; a Supreme Court finding that a Material recycling facility is defined as Industry; the remittal of the Melbourne CBD Telstra payphones to the Tribunal; and the need for careful drafting of consent orders.