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Dr Allan J Bond and Associates Pty Ltd - Transport Terminal - Fraser Beach, King Island


EPA Decision Complete


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


The Proposal

Dr Allan J Bond & Associates Pty Ltd proposed to operate a temporary transport terminal at Fraser Beach near Naracoopa, King Island. The project involves the transport by barge of up to 200,000 tonnes per annum of heavy mineral sands and the construction of associated infrastructure including 2 slurry pits and a pipeline.

The proponent lodged a Development Application with supporting Statement of Environmental Effects (SEE) and Planning Report to the King Island Council.

Council was required by the Director, Environment Protection Authority to refer the application 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 of all plans and other documentation submitted with the permit application (including the SEE) were made available for public comment.

Following the public comment period the proponent was required, by the Board, to prepare a Supplement to provide sufficient information to allow the Board's assessment to proceed and to address issues raised in public consultation.

A copy of the Supplement, and of the documentation submitted with the permit application (including the SEE) can be viewed below.


Project Documentation

Supplementary Information

Dr Allan J Bond & Associates - SEE Supplement

Dr Allan J Bond & Associates - SEE Supplement - Appendices A, B and C

Dr Allan J Bond & Associates - SEE Supplement - Appendices D to G

Statement of Environmental Effects (SEE)

Dr Allan J Bond & Associates - Transport Terminal - SEE

Dr Allan J Bond & Associates - Transport Terminal - SEE Appendix A

Dr Allan J Bond & Associates - Transport Terminal - SEE Appendices B & C

Dr Allan J Bond & Associates - Transport Terminal - SEE Appendix D

Dr Allan J Bond & Associates - Transport Terminal - SEE Appendix E

Planning Report

Dr Allan J Bond & Associates - Transport Terminal - Planning Report

Dr Allan J Bond & Associates - Transport Terminal - Planning Report Appendix


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 King Island Council are contained in Appendix 5 of the environmental assessment report.

Dr Allan J Bond & Associates - Transport Terminal - EAR

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