Climate change and coastal development law in Australia / Justine Bell, LLB (Hons), GradDipLegalPrac, PhD (QUT), Lecturer, TC Beirne School of Law, The University of Queensland.
Annandale, N.S.W. : The Federation Press, 2014.
xxii, 266 pages ; 21 cm
Formatted Contents Note
Introduction Planning for new coastal development : an overview of state government legislative and policy frameworks Legal approaches to addressing sea-level rise, erosion and inundation risk in new developments Legal approaches to addressing sea-leave rise, erosion and inundation risk in existing developments Impacts on property ownership, and compensation implications for government Communicating information on risks and land use restrictions to landholders and future purchasers Liability and litigation issues for government Liability and litigation risks for other entities Insurance and economic responses to sea-level rise, erosion and storm-surge inundation.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.