Lloyd AustinSustainable Travel Consultant
areas of expertise
- Environmental policy and law
- Government and parliamentary affairs
- NGO governance and management
Lloyd Austin is an experienced environmental policy analyst and advocate.
With over 30 years’ experience working for NGOs, Lloyd has a demonstrable track record in influencing legislation and policy development. With NGOs or NGO umbrella groups, primarily in Scotland but also at UK level and overseas, he has worked as an expert in environmental law and policy. He has worked in areas such as nature conservation, climate change, marine management, planning and environmental justice/governance. He has been engaged in or led NGO arguments in several major planning cases, up to and including Judicial Review. He has presented both written and oral evidence to UK and Scottish Parliamentary Committees and to Public Local Inquiries.
He is also skilled in and has experience of organisational and people management, particularly within NGOs and NGO partnerships.