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Ore Super Pty Ltd and MDG Contracting Pty Ltd, Barren Hill Quarry, Nook

Public Comment Invited Until 12 May 2018

The Proposal
Public Exhibition of Documentation and Public Representations
Environmental Effects Report
For Further Information

The Proposal

Ore Super Pty Ltd and MDG Contracting Pty Ltd has proposed to intensify use of an existing extractive activity at Barren Hill, Nook in north west Tasmania.

The proponent has lodged a Development Application with a supporting Environmental Effects Report (EER) to Kentish Council.

The application was referred to the Board of the Environment Protection Authority (the Board) for assessment under the Environmental Management and Pollution Control Act 1994 (EMPCA).

Public Exhibition of Documentation

A copy of the permit application and all plans and other documentation submitted with the permit application (including the EER) are available for public inspection and may be examined during normal business hours at:

Kentish Council Offices,
69 High Street
Sheffield, Tasmania.

The EER may also be examined at:

Service Tasmania,
Ground floor, 134 Macquarie Street,

Copies of the EER may be available from Van Diemen Consulting Pty Ltd (email: rwbarnes73@gmail.com).


Public Representations

In accordance with s.57(5) of the Land Use Planning and Approvals Act 1993 (LUPAA), any person may make a representation relating to the permit application (including the EER) from 14 April 2018 to 12 May 2018  in writing to:

General Manager
Kentish Council
PO Box 63
Sheffield  Tasmania  7306

Please note that representations may be publicly disclosed unless there is legitimate reason for confidentiality. If you would like your submission to remain confidential, please make a statement to that effect and indicate the basis for the request.

Environmental Effects Report

The purpose of the EER is to provide a source of information upon which interested individuals, groups, government agencies and the Board may consider the environmental impacts of the proposal.

The EER was prepared by the proponent on the basis of the project specific guidelines for preparation of an EER which were provided by the Board.

Ore Super Pty Ltd and MDG Contracting Pty Ltd, Barren Hill Quarry, Nook - EER

Assessments Section
GPO Box 1751
Hobart TAS 7001
Phone: 03 6165 4599 Fax: 03 6173 0254