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PUBLICATION OF PRELIMINARY DOCUMENTATION UNDER THE ENVIRONMENT PROTECTION AND BIODIVERSITY CONSERVATION ACT 1999

In accordance with Section 95A(3) of the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation (EPBC) Act 1999, Aurigen Group Pty Ltd gives notice of the publication of the following documents:

  • EPBC Referral [and supporting documentation) dated 9 December 2015; and
  • Letter response by Aurora Environmental (dated 22 March 2017) in relation to the Minister’s request under sub-section 95A(2) for additional information relating to the action.

Aurigen Group invites the public’s written comments on the reports listed above which refer to the potential impact on Black Cockatoos associated with the development on Lot 98 Wannamal Road South, Cullalla for the purposes of constructing a landfill, approximately 100km north of Perth.

The proposed action is a ‘controlled action’ under the EPBC Act. The controlling provisions under Part 3 of the Act are Sections 18 and 18A, listed threatened species and communities:  Carnaby’s Black Cockatoos (Calyptorhynchus latirostris).

The documents are available for download below, or can be viewed in person at the following locations:

  • Office of the Environmental Protection Authority Library – The Atrium, 168 St George’s Terrace Perth WA
  • Shire of Gingin Library, 7 Brockman Street, Gingin WA

Persons with special needs (i.e. for whom English is a second language or who have vision impairment) may contact Paul Zuvela on (08) 9227 2600.

Comments are to be received by close of business (Western Standard Time) by Friday 28 April 2017 and addressed to:

Paul Zuvela
Aurora Environmental
2 Bulwer Street
PERTH WA 6000
or via email to info@auroraenvironmental.com.au

More information about Aurigen Group is available from their website – http://www.aurigen.com.au/

Please click on the links below to download the documents:

EPBC-referral

Letter-Response