Contaminated Land Investigations
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Yarramine provides contaminated land and site assessment services to a wide cross section of public and private sector clients:

  • Environmental Management Register (EMR) & Contaminated Land Register (CLR) searches;
  • Due diligence site investigations for property transfers (sale and lease);
  • Preliminary contaminated site assessments;
  • Detailed contaminated site investigations;
  • Preparation of Site Management Plans (SMP) and Remediation Action Plans (RAP);
  • Qld Department of Environment and Science (DES), local government and relevant government agency liaison;
  • Soil, sediments, dust and groundwater sampling;
  • Groundwater sampling and analysis;
  • Chemical spill incident investigation and monitoring; and
  • Applications to remove sites from registers.
Summary

The presence of soil and/or groundwater contamination, hazardous materials, the nature of chemical storage or the management of stormwater or wasterwater can impact upon the value of commercial and industrial properties.

 

Therefore, the assessment of these environmental issues and risks comprises a key element of the due diligence process in commercial and industrial property transactions.