A peak body for advancing Australian environmental law

Upcoming Events

NELA Annual General Meeting

October 13 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am AWST

NELA(WA) 2021 State Conference: Western Australia’s evolving regulatory landscape

October 28 @ 8:30 am - 5:00 pm AWST

NELA 2021 Essay Competition

December 11, 2021 - October 21, 2022

The National Environmental Law Association (NELA) was established in 1982. Our object is to promote the understanding of the role of environmental law in regulating and managing the conservation and usage of the environment.

Become a Member

Anyone with an interest in environmental law and policy can join NELA.

Present membership includes MPs, State and Federal public servants, lawyers, engineers, local government officers, academics, librarians, town planners, environmental consultants, architects, and people from many other disciplines.

Corporate members are displayed on NELA’s website and have the opportunity to sponsor NELA events and conferences.

NELA offers its members a range of exclusive membership benefits.

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