Yalyalup Mineral Sands Project

Closes 20 Nov 2017

Opened 13 Nov 2017

Overview

Doral Mineral Sands Pty Ltd proposes to develop and operate a mineral sands deposit approximately 11 kilometres southeast of Busselton.

The proposal includes the development of mine pits and associated infrastructure, wet concentration processing plant, solar evaporation ponds, groundwater abstraction and water management infrastructure and process water pond.

The proposal would include a total disturbance of 373 hectares within a development envelope of 894 hectares. The majority of the disturbance area is on cleared agricultural land.

Why We Are Consulting

At this initial stage of the EIA process, comment is simply sought on whether or not the EPA should assess a proposal and, if so, what level of assessment is considered appropriate.

Areas

  • All of Western Australia

Audiences

  • Public

Interests

  • Seven-day comment on referrals