Public Comment Invited on Case for Assessment
Client: Kentish Construction & Engineering Co Pty Ltd trading as Treloar Transport Co
Premises: Forthside Landfill, 547 Forthside Road, Forthside 7310
Activity: Inert landfill
Class of Assessment: 2A
Assessment Commenced: 30/10/2018
Case for Assessment Opened for Public Comment: 12/1/2022
Case for Assessment Closed for Public Comment: 25/1/2022
Treloar Transport Co. is proposing to increase the land area of an existing inert waste depot located at Forthside. The expanded land area will be used for sorting of recycling and construction materials for reuse, and for landfilling. There are no proposed changes to the annual quantities of waste received.
The proponent has lodged a Permit Application with a supporting Environmental Effects Report (EER) to Devonport City 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 EER) are available for public inspection and may be examined during normal business hours at:
Devonport City Council Offices
137 Rooke Street
DEVONPORT TAS 7310
Copies of the EER may be obtained from Nigel Beeke (email: email@example.com ph: 03 6491 1686).
In accordance with s.57(5) of the Land Use Planning and Approvals Act 1993 (LUPAA), any person may make a representation relating to the permit application (including the EER) from Wednesday 12 January 2022 to Tuesday 25 January 2022 in writing to:
Acting General Manager
Devonport City Council
PO Box 604
DEVONPORT TAS 7310
or by emailing the General Manager at: firstname.lastname@example.org
Please note that your correspondence may be publicly disclosed unless there is legitimate commercial, national security or environmental reason for confidentiality. If you would like your correspondence to remain confidential, please make a statement to that effect and indicate the basis for the request.
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.
Treloar Transport Co, Area Increase at Inert Landfill, Forthside - EER (PDF 43Mb)