Public Environmental Review - Sandy Ridge Facility

Closed 6 Mar 2017

Opened 12 Dec 2016


Tellus Holdings Ltd is proposing to develop the Sandy Ridge Facility within the Goldfields region of Western Australia. The Proposal is to develop a kaolin open cut mine and use the mine voids for the secure storage and isolation of hazardous, intractable and low level radioactive waste using best practice storage and isolation safety case.

Copies of the PER are available for download from the proponent’s website at

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

  • Tellus Holdings Ltd
    Level 34, Exchange Tower
    2 The Esplanade
    Perth WA 6000

    Telephone No. +61 02 8257 3395

Copies of the PER will be available for examination at:

  • State Library of Western Australia, Perth Cultural Centre, 25 Francis Street, Perth WA 6000
  • City of Kalgoorlie-Boulder Public Library, Roberts Street, Kalgoorlie WA 6430
  • Coolgardie Recreation Centre Library, 69 Sylvester Street, Coolgardie WA 6429
  • Southern Cross Public Library, CRC, Canopus Street, Southern Cross WA 6426
  • Kambalda Public Library, Barnes Drive, Kambalda West WA 6442

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

Alternatively, submissions may be:

Posted to:
The Chairman, Environmental Protection Authority,
Locked Bag 10, East Perth WA 6892; or

Delivered to:
The Environmental Protection Authority,
Level 8, The Atrium, 168 St Georges Terrace, Perth,

If you have any questions on how to make a submission, please email

Why your views matter

A Public Environmental Review (PER) has been prepared by Tellus Holdings Ltd in accordance with Western Australian Office of the Environmental Protection Authority policies and procedures and is released for public review. The PER document describes the proposal, identifies the preliminary key (most important) environmental factors or issues, outlines the work to be undertaken to predict potential environmental impacts, identifies the relevant policy context and the proposed environmental management procedures associated with the proposed development.


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