Bryden Elliot Building and Excavations Pty Ltd, Mt Calder Quarry, 4 and 188 Montgomery's Rd, Runnymede 7190

Current Stage

Assessment Completed

Proposal Details

Client: Bryden Elliot Building and Excavations Pty Ltd

Premises: 4 and 188 Montgomerys Road, Runnymede 7190

Activity: Quarry

Class of Assessment: 2A

Important Dates

Assessment Commenced: 4/8/2016

Case for Assessment Opened for Public Comment: 17/8/2016

Case for Assessment Closed for Public Comment: 31/8/2016

Assessment Completed: 17/10/2016

​The Proposal

The proposal involves extracting, crushing and screening of up to 20,000 cubic metres (32,000 tonnes) of dolerite per annum and a new access to the Tasman Highway.

The proponent had lodged a Development Application with a supporting Environmental Effects Report (EER) to Glamorgan Spring Bay Council.

The application was referred to theBoard​ 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) were made available for public inspection. The public consultation period is now closed.

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.

  Mt Calder Quarry - EER   (9Mb)

Environmental Assessment Report and EPA Decision​

The environmental assessment report has now been completed and can be viewed below. The report contains the permit conditions required by the Board to be included in the land use permit, if a permit is granted, by Council.

  Mt Calder Quarry - EAR   (2Mb)