Tyre Recycle Tasmania Pty Ltd, Tyre Storage and Shredding, 437 Woolmers Lane, Longford

Current Stage

Assessment Completed

Proposal Details

Client: Tyre Recycle Tasmania Pty Ltd

Premises: 437 Woolmers Lane, Longford 7301

Activity: Tyre shredding facility

Class of Assessment: 2A

Important Dates

Assessment Commenced: 13/4/2016

Case for Assessment Opened for Public Comment: 19/10/2016

Case for Assessment Closed for Public Comment: 2/11/2016

Assessment Completed: 13/1/2017

The Proposal

Tyre Recycle Tasmania Pty Ltd, proposed the storage and shredding of up to 7,800 tonnes of tyres per year for beneficial reuse or recycling.

The proponent had lodged a Development Application with a supporting Environmental Effects Report (EER) to The Northern Midlands 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) were made available for public inspection. The public comment period is now closed.

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.

Tyre Recycle Tasmania Pty Ltd, Tyre Storage and Shredding - EER

Environmental Assessment Report

The environmental assessment report contains an environmental assessment and conclusions of the Board in relation to the proposal.

Tyre Recycle Tasmania Pty Ltd, Tyre Storage and Shredding - EAR