1053 - Yeelirrie Uranium Project

Information: 

The proposal is to mine uranium ore from the Yeelirrie deposit, approximately 70 km south west of Wiluna, and the construction of associated mine infrastructure, including ore processing facilities, water abstraction and reinjection infrastructure, roads, accommodation, offices and workshops, stockpile and laydown areas and evaporation pond. Tailings will be discharged back into the mine open pit. The uranium will transported to a port permitted for uranium export outside of Western Australia.

Ministerial Statement File: 
Date of approval: 
16 January 2017