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Scott Leonard Contracting - Sawmill at 1510 Mount Hicks Road Yolla


EPA Assessment Complete


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


The Proposal

A development application and supporting Environmental Effects Report (EER) for the establishment and operation of a sawmill at 1510 Mount Hicks Road, Yolla, was referred to the Board of the Environment Protection Authority (the Board) by Waratah-Wynyard Council for assessment under the Environmental Management and Pollution Control Act 1994 (EMPCA).


Public Exhibition of Documentation and Public Representations

Public Exhibition of Documentation

A copy of the EER was made available for public inspection. The public comment period is now closed.


Environmental Effects Report

Scott Leonard Contracting - Sawmill - Yolla - EER


Environmental Assessment Report and EPA decision

The environmental assessment has now been completed and the report can be viewed below. This report contains an environmental assessment and recommendations to the Board of the Environment Protection Authority in relation to the proposal by Scott Leonard Contracting to establish a sawmill at 1510 Mount Hicks Road, Yolla.

The permit conditions provided by the Board of the Environment Protection Authority are contained in Appendix 1 of the Environmental Assessment Report. These conditions must be included in a planning permit should Council approve the development application.

The development application has since been approved by Waratah-Wynyard Council.

Scott Leonard Contracting - Sawmill - Yolla - EAR

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