Preliminary Documentation

PUBLIC NOTICE UNDER SECTION 95A OF THE ENVIRONMENT PROTECTION AND BIODIVERSITY CONSERVATION ACT 1999

In accordance with Section 95A of the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 (EPBC Act) Oresome Bauxite Pty Ltd gives notice of the publication of the Urquhart Point Bauxite Project, South of Weipa, Queensland (EPBC 2016/7706) Preliminary Documentation and invites public comments.

The Mining Lease Application (MLA) 100044 is located at Urquhart Point, on the western side of the Embley River, approximately 5 km south of Weipa, Queensland.

The action by Oresome Bauxite Pty Ltd was determined to be a Controlled Action under the EPBC Act with assessment by Preliminary Documentation. The controlling provisions under Part 3 of the EPBC Act are listed threatened species and ecological communities (section 18 & section 18A).

The documents are available for a period of 20 business days.

Main Report – Part A

Main Report – Part B

Appendix A

Appendix B – Part 1

Appendix B – Part 2

Appendix B – Part 3 

Appendix B – Part 4

Appendix C

Appendix D

Appendix E

Written submissions should be directed to: PO Box 5369, West End. QLD 4101 or emailed to enquiries@epicenvironmental.com.au

All comments must be received by C.O.B. Thursday 08 June 2017. Persons with special needs (e.g. For whom English is a second language or who have vision impairment) may contact Epic Environmental for assistance on 1800 779 363.