Environmental and town planning

Our environmental lawyers have extensive expertise at handling environmental law issues related to the three Belgian Regions (Flemish, Brussels and Walloon Region), including matters involving:

  • environmental aspects of mergers and acquisitions (including due diligence)

  • soil pollution and soil decontamination (brown fields)

  • waste, waste return obligations, waste electrical and electronic equipment (WEEE)

  • permits (environmental permits, building permits, commercial site permits, allotment permits)

  • zoning law and town planning (land allocation plans, cultural heritage - monuments and landscapes, vacancy penalties)

  • environmental policy agreements

  • European environmental law (WEEE, RoHS (Restriction of the Use of Certain Hazardous Substances in Electrical and Electronic Equipment), ELV (End of Life Vehicle Directive), chemicals, labelling)

  • criminal law aspects