Treloar Transport Co., Area Increase at Inert Landfill, Forthside

Current Stage

Public Comment Invited on Case for Assessment

Proposal Details

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

Important Dates

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

​​​The Prop​​osal

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
Parnaple Centre
137 Rooke Street
DEVONPORT   TAS   7310

Copies of the EER may be obtained from Nigel Beeke (email: admin@treloartransport.com.au ph: 03 6491 1686).

Public Representations

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:

Jeffrey Griffith 
Acting General Manager
Devonport City Council
PO Box 604
DEVONPORT   TAS   7310

or by emailing the General Manager at: council@devonport.tas.gov.au 

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)​