Forestry & Climate Change

FORESTRY & CLIMATE CHANGE

Our team can help you with a full range of legal services related to forestry investments, forestry contracts and climate change (ETS) matters:


FOREST INVESTMENTS AND SALES
  • Buying and selling interests in land, business assets or shares
  • Advising on forestry rights, leases and crown forestry licences
  • Advising on the OIO consent process
  • Due diligence on target forests

LEASES, FORESTRY RIGHTS & CROWN FORESTRY LICENCES
  • Due diligence review of documentation on purchase
  • Drafting new arrangements
  • Advising on amendment and transfers

CONTRACTS
  • Negotiating, drafting and advising on all types of contracts, including property management, harvesting and marketing, cartage and all forms of stumpage and forest produce sale agreements

CLIMATE CHANGE/EMISSIONS TRADING SCHEME (ETS)
  • Advising on all aspects of the ETS and its impacts on forests
  • Negotiating and drafting leases and forestry rights for carbon
  • Negotiating and drafting carbon credit trading arrangements


Key contact – Craig Nelson