Proposed Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement - EDOs of Australia submission

Proposed Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement - EDOs of Australia submission

October 2016 - Download PDF

The Proposed Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement has a chapter on the environment (chapter 20).

Our submission makes recommendations on national environmental laws can be improved in response to the proposals outlined in chapter 20. It also makes recommendations on improving access to justice, and notes the impacts that Investor-State Dispute Settlement provisions of the Agreement could have on environmental law and policy reform in Australia.