Who We Are

Lodge Environmental is a boutique Environmental Consultancy providing specialist services to help our clients gain their approvals and project goals. We provide local, hands on consultancy services within the Illawarra / Wollongong, Southern Highlands / Bowral, Shoalhaven, Greater Sydney Area and Byron Bay / Ballina / Northern Rivers. Our consultants provide innovative solutions to environmental issues by taking a multidisciplinary approach to problem solving and ensuring the highest regulatory standards and environmental integrity.

What We Do

We specialise in the fields of environmental planning, ecological consulting and environmental management.  Our core business is to provide direction to our clients by navigating them throughout their project, through the legislative and regulatory maze, so that they can confidently lodge their approval documents.   At Lodge we provide a fresh approach to environmental consulting and work collaboratively with our clients, building long lasting client relationships.

In The Field

A key focus at Lodge Environmental is to help you understand the biodiversity on your land so that you can confidently progress with your project.

The crew at Lodge Environmental helped us get the go-ahead on our dream build shipping container house.

Daniel Mitchell - Owner Builder, KEIRAVILLE CASA CONTAINERS

Lodge has kept us informed throughout our Biodiversity Stewardship Process making the experience so much more interesting and enjoyable than we expected.

Mike Hercus - Managing Director, HERCUS RURAL

Lodge’s skills range widely from a strong understanding of environmental legislation through to their ecological field proficiency.

Rohan Last - Director, ENRS


Council Development Applications

Commonwealth Referrals and Approvals under the EPBC Act

Controlled Activity Approvals under the WM Act

Offsets and Stewardship Site Strategies

Constraints and Opportunities Assessments

Flora and Fauna Assessments (FFA)

Biodiversity Development Assessment Reports (BDAR) & Biodiversity Offset Scheme (BOS)

Preclearance Surveys , Tree Felling Supervision, Nest Box Installation

Biodiversity Value Map Review

Test of Significance / 5 Part Test

GIS analytics and map production

Riparian & Top of Bank Assessments

Review of Environmental Factors (REF)

Vegetation Management Plans (VMP)

Soil and Waste Classification

Soil and Water Testing


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