In December 2018, Essential Economics became part of Ethos Urban, a leading national urban solutions company that blends design, economics, engagement and planning to create sustainable futures centred around human needs.
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Expert Witness Services

Expert Witness and Advocacy


The Directors of our firm are regularly involved in supporting clients in an expert witness capacity. In recent years this has included presentation to the following:

  • VCAT
  • NSW Land and Environment Court
  • Queensland Planning and Environment Court
  • ACT Supreme Court
  • SA Liquor and Gaming Commission
  • Planning Panels Victoria
  • Tasmanian Planning Commission
  • Resource Management and Appeals Tribunal (Tas)
  • Environment, Resources and Development Court of South Australia.

Clients include a mix of Local Government, developers, land owners and retailers.