Gadtech Materials Pty Ltd, Quarry Expansion, 720 Boyer Road, Dromedary

Current Stage

Assessment Completed

Proposal Details

Client: Gadtech Materials Pty Ltd

Premises: 720 Boyer Road, Dromedary 7030

Activity: Quarry and materials handling facility

Class of Assessment: 2B

Important Dates

Assessment Commenced: 12/9/2016

Case for Assessment Opened for Public Comment: 17/12/2016

Case for Assessment Closed for Public Comment: 23/1/2017

Assessment Completed: 10/3/2017

The Proposal

Gadtech Materials Pty Ltd intends to increase production of the Quarry at 720 Boyer Road, Dromedary from 5,000 cubic metres per annum to 20,000 cubic metres per annum. Extraction includes blasting. Materials will be processed by crushing and screening.

The proponent had lodged a Permit Application with a supporting Development Proposal and Environmental Management Plan (DPEMP) to Brighton 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 DPEMP) were made available for public inspection. The public consultation period has now closed.


Submitted in response to the Board's call for further information following the public comment period.

Gadtech Materials Pty Ltd - Supplement

Development Proposal and Environmental Management Plan

The purpose of the DPEMP 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 DPEMP was prepared by the proponent on the basis of the Project Specific Guidelines for preparation of a DPEMP which were provided by the Board.

Gadtech Materials Pty Ltd, DPEMP.pdf

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.

Gadtech Materials Pty Ltd - EAR