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Sibelco Australia Limited, Mole Creek Limestone Quarry


Public Comment is now closed.


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


The Proposal

Sibelco Australia Limited has proposed the extension of the overburden dump associated with the existing level 2 quarry at land off Den Road, Mole Creek.

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

‚ÄčA copy of the permit application and all plans and other documentation submitted with the permit application (including the DPEMP) was made available for public inspection. The public comment period is now closed.

Following the public comment period the proponent was required by the Board to prepare a EER Supplement to address issues raised in public and government agency consultation‚Äč


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.

Sibelco Australia Limited, Mole Creek Limestone Quarry - EER


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