Sand Mining 253 Yangedi Road Hopelands Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale

Closed 2 Jan 2015

Opened 23 Dec 2014

Feedback Updated 27 Feb 2015

We Asked

Public comment was invited on the referral to help the EPA determine the appropriate level of assessment.

You Said

There were no comments on this referral.

We Did

The EPA decided not to assess the proposal as any potential impacts could be dealt with under Part V Division 2 of the EP Act (Clearing).

Overview

SAGH Pty Ltd proposes to undertake sand extraction operations at 253 Yangedi Road, Hopelands. The proposal involves the disturbance of 18 ha which will support the mining of sand for 2-3 years, with a total extraction volume of up to 765 000 tonnes.

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.

Areas

  • All of Western Australia

Audiences

  • Public

Interests

  • Seven-day comment on referrals