Construction and Operation of New Electrolysis Plant (Cell House), Nyrstar Hobart

Current Stage

Assessment Commenced

Proposal Details

Client: Nystar Hobart Pty Ltd

Premises: Hobart Zinc Smelter, 300 Risdon Road, Lutana 7010

Activity: Electrolysis plant

Class of Assessment: 2B

Important Dates

Assessment Commenced: 10/6/2020

​The Proposal​

​The proposal is for the construction of a new Electrolysis Plant (Cell House) at the Nyrstar Hobart site. The electrolysis plant will be constructed next to the existing electrolysis plant and will replace the existing plant once commissioned. The proposed facility will produce up to 300,000 tonnes per annum of cathode zinc.​