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Shree Minerals Ltd, Nelson Bay River Mine, Northwest Tasmania

Public Comment is now closed. 

The Proposal
Draft DPEMP Guidelines and Proposal Description
Public Representations
For Further Information

The Proposal

Shree Minerals Ltd is proposing to develop an iron ore mine near Nelson Bay River, approximately 7 km east of Temma in the northwest of Tasmania. The development will involve open cut mining to a depth of 90 metres, crushing of the ore, and establishment of waste rock dumps.

The proponent has lodged a Development Application with a supporting information to Circular Head 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).​

Draft DPEMP Guidelines and Proposal Descripion

The Tasmanian Environment Protection Authority (EPA) has prepared Draft Development Proposal and Environmental Management Plan (DPEMP) Guidelines which identify the key issues that must be addressed in the DPEMP for the above proposal. As part of the assessment process, public comment on the draft Guidelines is invited.

Shree Minerals Ltd, Nelson Bay River Mine, Northwest Tasmania - DPEMP Guidelines

Shree Minerals Ltd, Nelson Bay River Mine, Northwest Tasmania - Proposal Description

Public Exhibition of Documentation and Public Representations

A copy of the permit application, and of all plans and other documentation submitted with the permit application (including the DPEMP) are available for public inspection.  The public comment period is now closed.​

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.