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Hazell Bros Group Pty Ltd, Long Hill Quarry, Dan Rd, Elizabeth Town


EPA Assessment Complete.


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


The Proposal

The proposal consisted of an increase in production of dolerite gravel from 100,000 cubic metres per year to a maximum of 200,000 cubic metres per year at the Long Hill Quarry, Dan Rd, near Elizabeth Town. Rock will be extracted by blasting and will be crushed and screened on site.

The proponent lodged a Permit Application with a supporting Development Proposal and Environmental Management Plan (DPEMP) to Meander Valley 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 comment period is now closed.


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.

Hazell Bros. Group Pty Ltd - DPEMP

Appendix 1 sediment retention calcs

Appendix 2 ECOtas_HazellBros_LongHillExtension_Report

Appendix 3 Weed Management Plan

Appendix 4 WTE Management Plan for Long Hill

Appendix 5 Hazard Analysis 

Appendix 6 Finalised TIA - Long Hill Quarry

Appendix A - Dwg A0249.005 - Approved Channelised Intersection


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.

Hazell Bros. Group 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