Scott Edwards

Senior Bushfire Consultant

Scott works with New Ground as a senior bushfire consultant. Scott is qualified in Environmental Science
and experienced in Ecology and botanical surveys and Regional Ecosystem identification, GIS and Spatial
Analysis. This is complimented by over 20 years’ experience in Environmental Resource Management,
Policy Development, Regulatory Compliance, Strategic Planning & Management and On-Ground project

Scott works closely with SEQ Councils, Qld Fire & Emergency Services (QFES), State Government, Town
Planners, Certifiers, Builders, Designers, home owners and developers. Scott is sought out by the State
and QFES for consultation on Bushfire Planning and Design, including review of draft State Planning
Provisions that inform Councils Planning Schemes, and the recently released Bushfire Resilient

Rapid Response Teams

We mobilise our Rapid Response Teams™ in 24 – 48 hours, so we will get on-site and off again with your site access window, guaranteed.

We Deliver

We hit agreed timelines 100% of the time so you can be confident there won’t be any surprise costs from project over runs


Our proprietary DigiDataReport™ allows 24 hour, next day answers in survey data reporting. No one does it faster.