Worsley Mine Expansion – Revised Proposal - Public Environmental Review

Closes 15 Aug 2022

Opened 20 Jun 2022

Overview

South32 Worsley Alumina Pty Ltd is proposing to continue operations and expand the existing mining area; develop a bauxite transport corridor at the Boddington Bauxite Mine; as well as develop a contingency mining area, residue storage extension and maintenance activities at the Refinery near Collie.

South32 Worsley Alumina has prepared the Environmental Review Document in accordance with EPA procedures and is released for public review. The Environmental Review Document describes the proposal, the likely environmental impacts and the proposed management measures.

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

South32 Worsley Alumina Pty Ltd
PO Box 344, Collie WA 6225
1800 555 958

Copies of the document may also be downloaded from www.epa.wa.gov.au or www.south32.net/worsleyminedevelopment.
Copies of the document will be available for examination at:
• Boddington, Collie, Harvey and Australind Public Libraries
• Boddington, Collie, Harvey and Australind Shire Council Offices

The closing date for public submissions is: 15 August 2022

The EPA prefers submissions to be made electronically via the EPA’s Consultation Hub.

Alternatively submissions can be: posted to:

Chair, Environmental Protection Authority

Locked Bag 10

Joondalup DC, WA 6919

or delivered to:

the Environmental Protection Authority

Prime House

8 Davidson Terrace

Joondalup, Western Australia 6027

If you have any questions on how to make a submission, please contact EPA Services, Department of Water and Environmental Regulation on 6364 7000.

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