Public Environmental Review - North Star Magnetite Project

Closed 21 Oct 2013

Opened 9 Sep 2013


The Proponent, FMG Iron Bridge Ltd, proposes to construct and operate the North Star Magnetite Iron Ore Mine, located approximately 110km south of Port Hedland, WA. The Project also includes a borefield in the Canning Basin and a slurry pipeline to transport the ore product to Port Hedland for export.

Hard copies of the PER may be purchased for $10 (including postage and packaging) or a CD version is available free of charge from:

Fortescue Metals Group Ltd
Level 2, 87 Adelaide Terrace,

(08) 9618 8888

Copies of the PER may also be downloaded from

Copies of the PER will be available for examination at:
• Environmental Protection Authority Library/Reading Room
4th Floor, The Atrium
168 St Georges Tce PERTH WA 6000

• Department of Parks and Wildlife
Karratha Office
Lot 3 Anderson Rd, Karratha Industrial Estate

• Port Hedland Public Library
• Newman Community Library
• Other Pilbara Public Libraries

The EPA prefers submissions to be made online. Click below to go to the online survey to make your submission.

Alternatively, submissions can be:

• Posted to: Chairman, Environmental Protection Authority, Locked Bag 10, EAST PERTH WA 6850, Attention: Matt Spence; or

• Delivered to the Environmental Protection Authority, Level 4, The Atrium, 168 St Georges Terrace, Perth, Attention: Matt Spence.

Why your views matter

A Public Environmental Review (PER) has been prepared by the Company in accordance with Western Australian Government procedures and is released for public review. The PER describes the proposal, examines the likely environmental effects and the proposed environmental management procedures associated with the proposed development.


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