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Sibelco Australia Limited, Mole Creek Limestone Quarry


Public Comment Invited Until Monday 25th February 2019


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

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:

Meander Valley Council Offices
26 Lyall Street
WESTBURY   TAS   7303

The EER may also be examined at:

Service Tasmania
Ground floor
134 Macquarie Street
HOBART   TAS   7000

Copies of the EER may be available from Mr Leon Porter of Sibelco Lime (Tasmania) Pty Ltd (ph: (03) 6363 1187).


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 Saturday 9th Februaury 2019 to Monday 25th February 2019 in writing to:

General Manager
Meander Valley Council
PO Box 102
WESTBURY   TAS   7303

Or by emailing the General Manager at: mail@mvc.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.

Sibelco Australia Limited, Mole Creek Limestone Quarry - EER


Assessments Section
GPO Box 1751
Hobart TAS 7001
Phone: 03 6165 4599 Fax: 03 6173 0254
Email:Enquiries@epa.tas.gov.au