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Gadtech Materials Pty Ltd, Quarry Expansion, 720 Boyer Road, Dromedary


EPA Assessment Complete.


The Proposal
Public Exhibition of Documentation
Development Proposal and Environmental Management Plan
Supplement
Environmental Assessment Report and EPA Decision
For Further Information


The Proposal

Gadtech Materials Pty Ltd intends to increase production of the Quarry at 720 Boyer Road, Dromedary from 5,000 cubic metres per annum to 20,000 cubic metres per annum. Extraction includes blasting. Materials will be processed by crushing and screening.

The proponent had lodged a Permit Application with a supporting Development Proposal and Environmental Management Plan (DPEMP) to Brighton 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 DPEMP) were made available for public inspection. The public consultation period has now closed.


Supplement

Submitted in response to the Boards call for further information following the public comment period.

Gadtech Materials Pty Ltd - Supplement


Development Proposal and Environmental Management Plan

The purpose of the DPEMP 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 DPEMP was prepared by the proponent on the basis of the Project Specific Guidelines for preparation of a DPEMP which were provided by the Board.

Gadtech Materials Pty Ltd, DPEMP.pdf


Environmental Assessment Report and EPA decision

The environmental assessment report has now been completed and can be viewed below. The report contains the permit conditions required by the Board to be included in the land use permit, if a permit is granted, by Council.

Gadtech Materials Pty Ltd - EAR


Assessments Section
GPO Box 1751
Hobart TAS 7001
Phone: 03 6165 4599 Fax: 03 6173 0254
Email:EnvironmentEnquiries@environment.tas.gov.au