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Public notices include notifications of EPA decisions on whether to assess referred proposals, schemes and scheme amendments (previously "Chairman's Determinations"), reports released, new publications, opportunities for training, etc.

Detail on the EPA's decision on whether to assess is now published on the project page of the proposal or scheme.

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The following Proposal and Schemes were referred and levels of assessment determined.

SECTION 46 REQUEST FOR A CHANGE TO ENVIRONMENTAL CONDITIONS (NO APPEALS)

  • Final Superlot Subdivision Rockingham Industrial Zone

DECLARED DERIVED PROPOSAL UNDER S39B OF THE EP ACT (NO APPEALS)

  • Final Superlot Subdivision Rockingham Industrial Zone

REFERRAL EXAMINED, PRELIMINARY INVESTIGATIONS AND INQUIRIES CONDUCTED. SCHEME AMENDMENT NOT TO BE ASSESSED UNDER PART IV OF THE EP ACT. NO ADVICE GIVEN (NO APPEALS)

  • City of Busselton – Local Planning Scheme 21 – Draft Scheme Amendment 18
  • City of Karratha – Town Planning Scheme 8 – Amendment 42
  • Shire of Harvey – District Planning Scheme 1 – Amendment 117
  • Shire of Northampton – Local Planning Scheme 10 – Amendment 4
  • Shire of Augusta-Margaret River – Local Planning Scheme 1 – Amendment 32

The following Proposal and Schemes were referred and levels of assessment determined.

ASSESS: PUBLIC ENVIRONMENTAL REVIEW (PUBLIC REVIEW PERIOD: 4 WEEKS) (NO APPEALS)

1.Gravel Mining at Scrivener Road Reserve Serpentine

REFERRAL EXAMINED, PRELIMINARY INVESTIGATIONS AND INQUIRIES CONDUCTED. SCHEME AMENDMENT NOT TO BE ASSESSED UNDER PART IV OF THE EP ACT. NO ADVICE GIVEN (NO APPEALS)

2.Metropolitan Region Scheme Amendment 1310-41
3.Shire of Ashburton – Town Planning Scheme 7 – Amendment 31
4.City of Bunbury – Town Planning Scheme 7 – Amendment 90
5.City of Stirling – Local Planning Scheme 3 – Amendment 79


The following Proposals and Schemes were referred and levels of assessment determined. The following reports have also been released.

ASSESS: PUBLIC ENVIRONMENTAL REVIEW (PUBLIC REVIEW PERIOD: 4 WEEKS) (NOT APPEALABLE)

  • Warton Road Mining Proposal

PROPOSAL EXAMINED, PRELIMINARY INVESTIGATIONS AND INQUIRIES CONDUCTED. PROPOSAL NOT TO BE ASSESSED UNDER PART IV OF THE EP ACT. NO ADVICE GIVEN (APPEALABLE)

  • Ellenbrook Bus Rapid Transit

REFERRAL EXAMINED, PRELIMINARY INVESTIGATIONS AND INQUIRIES CONDUCTED. SCHEME AMENDMENT NOT TO BE ASSESSED UNDER PART IV OF THE EP ACT. NO ADVICE GIVEN (NOT APPEALABLE)

  • City of Armadale – Town Planning Scheme 4 – Amendment 5
  • City of Busselton – Local Planning Scheme 21 – Amendment 23
  • City of Belmont – Local Planning Scheme 15 – Amendment 9
  • City of Bunbury – Town Planning Scheme 7 – Amendment 92
  • City of Kalgoorlie-Boulder – Town Planning Scheme 1 – Amendment 92
  • City of Gosnells – Town Planning Scheme 6 – Amendment 172
  • City of Armadale – Town Planning Scheme 4 – Amendment 86
  • Shire of Augusta-Margaret River – Local Planning Scheme 1 – Amendment 48
  • Shire of Broome – Local Planning Scheme 6 – Amendment 5

REPORTS RELEASED

  • Wiluna Uranium Project, EPA Report 1580 (Report Published 6/9/2016 and Appeals Close 20/9/2016)
  • Yilgarn Operations, Koolyanobbing Range F Deposit, EPA Report 1581 (Report Published 12/9/2016 and Appeals Close 27/9/2016)

The following Schemes were referred and levels of assessment determined. The following report has also been released.

REFERRAL EXAMINED, PRELIMINARY INVESTIGATIONS AND INQUIRIES CONDUCTED. SCHEME AMENDMENT NOT TO BE ASSESSED UNDER PART IV OF THE EP ACT. ADVICE GIVEN (NO APPEALS)

  • City of Albany – Local Planning Scheme 1 – Amendment 15

REFERRAL EXAMINED, PRELIMINARY INVESTIGATIONS AND INQUIRIES CONDUCTED. SCHEME AMENDMENT NOT TO BE ASSESSED UNDER PART IV OF THE EP ACT. NO ADVICE GIVEN (NO APPEALS)

  • City of Karratha – Town Planning Scheme 8 – Amendment 43
  • Shire of Esperance – Local Planning Scheme 23 – Amendment 21
  • City of Bunbury – Town Planning Scheme 7 – Amendment 88

REPORT RELEASED

  • Marillana Creek (Yandi) life-of-mine proposal – inquiry under section 46 of the Environmental Protection Act 1986 to amend Ministerial Statement 679, EPA Report 1577 (Report Published 22/8/2016)

The following Schemes were referred and levels of assessment determined.

REFERRAL EXAMINED, PRELIMINARY INVESTIGATIONS AND INQUIRIES CONDUCTED. SCHEME AMENDMENT NOT TO BE ASSESSED UNDER PART IV OF THE EP ACT. ADVICE GIVEN (NOT APPEALABLE)

  • Shire of Brookton – Local Planning Scheme 4

REFERRAL EXAMINED, PRELIMINARY INVESTIGATIONS AND INQUIRIES CONDUCTED. SCHEME AMENDMENT NOT TO BE ASSESSED UNDER PART IV OF THE EP ACT. NO ADVICE GIVEN (NOT APPEALABLE)

  • City of Wanneroo – District Planning Scheme 2 – Amendment 139
  • City of Wanneroo – District Planning Scheme 2 – Amendment 155
  • Shire of Murray – Town Planning Scheme 4 – Amendment 296
  • City of Kalgoorlie-Boulder – Town Planning Scheme 1 – Amendment 91

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