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Social Impact Assessment: the Elton Consulting approach

Over the past ten years Elton Consulting has established a reputation for preparing SIAs as part of our Social Sustainability practice, led by Steve Rossiter.  We believe SIA to be an integral component of the environmental impact assessment process and one that requires a careful approach. Why might you need to prepare a SIA? You…

Australian Indigenous Education Foundation (AIEF) Alumni Yarn’n Circle

In September 2018, over 80 Australian Indigenous Education Foundation (AIEF) alumni and tertiary scholarships students from across the country came to Sydney for an alumni Yarn’n Circle. The event was held prior to AIEF’s 10th anniversary celebration and included a range of activities and workshops. Elton Consulting was privileged to support AIEF and their alumni…

Our Local Environmental Plans(LEP) Review Offering

There is a lot to be done to update and align your LEP with the District Plan within the timeframes set by State Government. The team at Elton Consulting is ideally placed to assist you and we welcome the opportunity to discuss a strategic approach along with any resourcing needs you may have.   Our…

Modernising the Planning System in WA

The Green Paper has now been released for public consultation until 20 July 2018.  An important first step in much needed planning reform. There is nothing more important to our industry than a contemporary, efficient and transparent planning system. An important aspect of the approach taken in the Green Paper is that it has drawn…

A Tale of Three Cities?

With the Greater Sydney Commission now pointing to a three-city vision for Sydney, we thought it timely to look at planning for Brisbane’s growth and have reached a similar conclusion.  This report outlines a vision for future development in Brisbane that is based on a LiveWorkPlay model and prioritises the creation of opportunities for people…

Elton Consulting joins Veris to become Elton Consulting, a Veris company

From 29 March, Elton Consulting will join Veris an Australian ASX-listed company, to become a truly national professional and advisory services business. This is an exciting new chapter in Elton’s history and unlocks our growth potential. Joining Veris allows us to broaden and expand our multi-disciplinary professional and advisory services to current and new clients…