The Cornwall Coal Company Pty Ltd, Cullenswood 6, St Marys

Current Stage

Public Comment Closed on Draft Guidelines

Proposal Details

Client: The Cornwall Coal Company

Premises: Cullenswood 6

Activity: a mine

Class of Assessment: 2C

Important Dates

Assessment Commenced: 13/7/2022

Draft Guidelines Opened for Public Comment: 16/3/2024

Draft Guidelines Closed for Public Comment: 4/4/2024

The Proposal

The Cornwall Coal Company Pty Ltd is proposing to extract up to 50,000 tonnes of raw coal per annum from a new open cut pit in the Cullenswood area.  ​

The proponent intends to lodge a permit application with Break O'Day Council under the Land Use Planning and Approvals Act 1993. The proposal will be subject to an environmental impact assessment by the Board of the EPA (the Board) in accordance with the Environmental Management and Pollution Control Act 1994 (EMPC Act).​​

Notice of Intent​​

 The Cornwall Coal Company Pty Ltd, Cullenswood 6, St Marys - NOI (PDF 20Mb)

Draft EIS Guidelines and Public Submissions

EIS Guidelines, prepared by the Board, assist the proponent in preparing the case for assessment. The guidelines identify the key issues which, based on the information in the Notice of Intent, are expected to be key issues for the assessment of the proposal.​

 The Cornwall Coal Company Pty Ltd, Cullenswood 6, St Marys - Draft EIS Guidelines (PDF 884Kb)

Public comment on the draft guidelines was invited from Saturday 16th March 2024 until Thursday 4th April 2024.