Karnup Sand Mining Project

Closed 31 Dec 2015

Opened 23 Dec 2015


Urban Resources is seeking approval to establish a sand mine on Lot 316 Stakehill Road, Karnup, in the Shire of Rockingham (M70/1262).  The project would involve sand extraction for a period of 5 years.

What happens next

Following the seven day public comment period and consideration of any comments received, the EPA will decide whether or not this proposal requires environmental impact assessment and, if so, what level of assessment will be applied.

The Chairman's decisions on level of assessment are released each Monday on the EPA's website.


  • All of Western Australia


  • Public


  • Seven-day comment on referrals