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Wacks Crushing Pty Ltd - West Mooreville Quarry - West Mooreville

Public Comment Invited Until 26 February 2019

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

The Proposal

Wacks Crushing Pty Ltd has proposed to construct and operate a quarry to produce gravel, located at West Mooreville.

The proponent has lodged a Development Application with a supporting Environmental Effects Report (EER) to Burnie City 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:

Burnie City Council Offices,
80 Wilson Street, Burnie.

The EER may also be examined at:

Service Tasmania,
Ground floor, 134 Macquarie Street,

Copies of the EER may be available from Barry Williams on ph: 0437 394 492.


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 26 January 2019 to 26 February 2019 in writing to:

General Manager
Burnie City Council
PO Box 973
Burnie  TAS  7320


via email burnie@burnie.net by no later than 5pm.

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.

Wacks Crushing Pty Ltd - West Mooreville Quarry - West Mooreville - EER

Assessments Section
GPO Box 1751
Hobart TAS 7001
Phone: 03 6165 4599 Fax: 03 6173 0254