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Patriarch and Sons Pty Ltd - Rotary Peel Veneer Mill and Plywood Mill - Bell Bay


Public Comment Invited Until 26 January 2019


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


The Proposal

Patriarch and Sons Pty Ltd has proposed to construct and operate a Rotary Peel Veneer Mill and Plywood Mill at 17 Bell Bay Road, Bell Bay.

The proponent has lodged a Development Application with a supporting Environmental Effects Report (EER) to George Town 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) are available for public inspection and may be examined during normal business hours at:

George Town Council Offices,
16-18 Anne Street,
George Town.

The EER may also be examined at:

Service Tasmania,
Ground floor, 134 Macquarie Street,
Hobart.

Copies of the EER may be available from Dario Tomat of Whetstone Pty Ltd (ph: 0412 291 450).


Public Representations

In accordance with s.57(5) of the Land Use Planning and Approvals Act 1993 (LUPAA), any person may make a representation relating to the permit application (including the EER) from 12 January 2019 to 26 January 2019 in writing to:

General Manager
George Town Council
PO Box 161
GEORGE TOWN  TAS  7253

Or by emailing the General Manager at: planning@georgetown.tas.gov.au

Please note that representations may be publicly disclosed unless there is legitimate reason for confidentiality. If you would like your submission to remain confidential, please make a statement to that effect and indicate the basis for the request.


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.

Patriarch and Sons Pty Ltd - Rotary Peel Veneer Mill and Plywood Mill - Bell Bay - EER



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GPO Box 1751
Hobart TAS 7001
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