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Hazell Bros. Group Pty Ltd, Muddy Plains Rd Quarry, Muddy Plains Rd, Melton Mowbray


Public Comment is now closed.


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


The Proposal

The proposal involves extracting dolerite by drilling and blasting, then crushing and screening to produce aggregates and gravels to a maximum annaul ammount of 70,000cubic metres (119,000 tonnes per annum).

The proponent had lodged a Development Application with a supporting Environmental Effects Report (EER) to the Southern Midlands 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) were made available for public inspection. The public consultation period has now closed. 


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.

Hazell Bros. Group Pty Ltd, Muddy Plains Quarry - EER


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