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Tamar Valley Dairy - 1 River Street Invermay


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

Tamar Valley Dairy Pty Ltd proposed to construct and operate a Level 2 milk processing facility (processing up to 60,000 litres of milk per 8 hour working day for the purposes of yoghurt production) at 1 River Street, Invermay.

The proponent lodged a Development Application with a supporting Environmental Effects Report (EER) to the Launceston City 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).

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.


Public Exhibition of Documentation and Public Representations

Public Exhibition of Documentation

A copy of the permit application, and of all plans and other documentation submitted with the permit application (including the EER) were made available for public comment. The public comment period is now closed.

Following the public comment period the proponent was required by the Board to prepare an EER Supplement to address issues raised in public and Government Agency consultation.


Environmental Effects Report

Tamar Valley Dairy - Invermay - EER

Tamar Valley Dairy - Invermay - EER Appendices A - D

Tamar Valley Dairy - Invermay - EER Appendices E - H

Tamar Valley Dairy - Invermay - EER Appendices I - M

Tamar Valley Dairy - Invermay - EER Appendices N - Q

Tamar Valley Dairy - Invermay - EER Supplement


Environmental Assessment Report and EPA decision

The environmental assessment report has been completed and can be viewed below. This report contains an environmental assessment and recommendations to the Board in relation to the proposal.

The permit conditions required by the Board to be included in the land use permit, if a permit is granted, by Launceston City Council are included as Appendix 2 of the environmental assessment report.

Tamar Valley Dairy - Invermay - EAR

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