ACEN Australia, North East Windfarm, Waterhouse and Rushy Lagoon

Current Stage

Assessment Commenced

Proposal Details

Client: ACEN Australia

Premises: Waterhouse and Rushy Lagoon

Activity: Wind farm

Class of Assessment:

Important Dates

Assessment Commenced: 18/8/2022

Note: Class of Assessment is not applicable under the Major Project process.​​​​

The Proposal

This project has been declared a Major Project under the Land Use Planning and Approvals Act 1993, resulting in the Environment Protection Authority becoming one of several ‘relevant regulators’ for the project.  The proposal constitutes construction and operation of a large scale wind project across two sites in the Dorset municipality in North East Tasmania.​​​

​The project proposal and associated documentation can be viewed at: North East Wind – assessment criteria – Tasmanian Planning Commission Website