Tim Hanmore

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Brisbane, Australia
    Local Time: Monday 10:19

Practice Expertise

  • Environment and planning
  • Litigation and disputes

Areas of Practice

  • Environment and planning
  • Litigation and disputes

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I am results focussed. It is my job to provide a recommendation supported by sound logic. I will always look to simplify unnecessary complexities, and to speak plainly and in a format that suits you.

Career highlights

  • Peabody Energy on all environmental and operational matters in Queensland, including on the approval and development of various coal mines.
  • BHP Billiton on all aspects of the proposed open pit expansion of their underground uranium and copper mine at Olympic Dam.
  • Resolute on all environmental and operational matters at the Carpentaria Gold Mine in Queensland.
  • A short-listed bidder on the environmental and regulatory issues associated with the proposed acquisition of Rio Tinto's assets in Queensland.
  • A host of mining companies responding to environmental investigations and defending enforcement action.


  • Exclusive winner Australia-wide of the 2018 Client Choice Energy & Natural Resources Award
  • Leading Planning & Environmental Lawyer Doyle's Guide 2018
  • Ranked in Chambers and Partners Asia-Pacific 2018 for Environment Law
  • Listed as a leading lawyer by Asialaw Profiles 2018
  • Listed as a leading lawyer in Planning & Environment law in Best Lawyers Australia 2018

Areas of Practice

  • Environment and planning
  • Litigation and disputes


  • MEROLA 2020 structural changes to Queensland energy and resources law

    The MEROLA 2020 bill proposes significant structural changes to the operation of energy and resources legislation in Queensland.


  • COVID-19 and its effect on Environmental Authority holders in Queensland

    Does your business hold an Environmental Authority (EA) under the Environmental Protection Act 1994 (Qld) (EP Act)? 

  • The water trigger expands: Federal Court rules on the scope of EPBC Act protection of water resources

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