EPA Assessment Complete
The ProposalPublic Exhibition of Documentation and Public RepresentationsEnvironmental Effects ReportEnvironmental Assessment Report and EPA DecisionFor Further Information
Coffey Plant Hire Pty Ltd has proposed to increase production at an existing sand pit at Goanna Track, Kamona. Mining Lease 12M/2009.
The proponent lodged a Development Application with a supporting Environmental Effects Report (EER) to Dorset 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 and Public Representations
A copy of the supporting documentation submitted with the permit application (including the EER) was made available for public inspection.
The public comment period is 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 and planning 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.
EER Kamona Sand Pit
Environmental Assessment Report and EPA decision
The environmental assessment report has now 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 Dorset Council are contained in the environmental assessment report.
EAR Coffey Kamona Sand Pit