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Ornatas Pilot Scale Lobster Hatchery, Taroona


Public Comment Period has now Closed.


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


Please note that Kingborough Council have determined that the proposal required re-advertising. Representations will be accepted by Council until 27 October 2020. 

The Proposal

Ornatas has proposed to construct and operate a pilot scale rock lobster hatchery located at 31 Nubeena Crescent, Taroona​.

The proponent has lodged a Development Application with a supporting Environmental Effects Report (EER) to Kingborough 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.

  Ornatas Pilot Scale Lobster Hatchery, Nubeena - EER   (3Mb)

  Ornatas Pilot Scale Lobster Hatchery, Nubeena - Appendix A   (161Kb)

  Ornatas Pilot Scale Lobster Hatchery, Nubeena - Appendix B   (212Kb)

  Ornatas Pilot Scale Lobster Hatchery, Nubeena - Appendix C   (165Kb)

  Ornatas Pilot Scale Lobster Hatchery, Nubeena - Appendix D   (3Mb)

  Ornatas Pilot Scale Lobster Hatchery, Nubeena - Appendix E   (6Mb)

  Ornatas Pilot Scale Lobster Hatchery, Nubeena - Updated noise assessment   (2Mb)



Assessments Section
GPO Box 1550
Hobart TAS 7001
Phone: 03 6165 4599
Email: Enquiries@epa.tas.gov.au

The Environment Protection Authority acknowledges the Tasmanian Aboriginal people as the traditional custodians of lutruwita (Tasmania) and pays respect to their Elders, past and present.