Personal Profile

Warren Bolton is the sole director of WARREN BOLTON Consulting Pty Ltd. He has 35 years experience in local government.  


He has been responsible for the selection and siting of more than 13 waste disposal facilities to service Central Queensland Local Governments.

He has been responsible for the design and introduction of waste transfer systems and sites to suit the needs of rural Local Government.

He has considerable experience in the application of EPP's under the Environmental Protection Act 1994 and conducting audit of ERA's

During his experience in Local Government he developed extensive experience in the collection and transportation of solid wastes and the drafting, implementing and supervising of cooperative waste contracts with large waste collection companies. He had developed and implemented IEM Systems

In 1992 he introduced Central Queensland's first full cost recover waste disposal facility. He has conducted reviews and research into waste recycling programs and waste minimization.


He has been responsible for drafting an IPA planning scheme and the administration of Transitional and IPA scheme for Local Government

He has represented client as Agent in the Planning and Environment Court of Queensland.

He has managed development application for project from client in dealing with various local governments

Contaminated Site Remediation

He has been responsible for contaminated site remediation and disposal of hazardous chemicals within central Queensland.

Building Surveying

He has 30 years experience in Building Surveying and is accredited by the Queensland Building Services the level of Building Technician. In 1984 he introduced Queensland's first TAFE based Home Owner-Builder course.

Community Consultation

He has extensive experience in community consultation and successful implementation of sensitive projects. He understands the strength and challenges of regional and rural local government, while working cooperatively to assist all parties to understand the many facets of a project.

Legislation Drafting

In 1993 he drafted Queensland's first Local Laws to Licence Dog Owners. He has drafted Subordinate Laws for a number of Local Governments, and has conducted Local Law Officer enforcement training.In 2001 he introduces Queensland's first enforcement of Local laws by contract..

Local Knowledge

He was born and grew up in Central Queensland and has extensive and intimate knowledge of the geographical, social and political characteristics of Regional and Rural Queensland.

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