|EIS status||EIS active|
|Description||Greenfield metallurgical coal mine with a yield of up to 15 million tonnes of product coal per annum for steel production.|
|Proponent||Pembroke Olive Downs Pty Ltd.|
|Location/s||Approximately 40 km south-east of Moranbah. Map|
|Local government/s||Isaac Regional Council.|
|Construction start date||
* Project information supplied by proponent and subject to change.
Have your say
Pembroke Olive Downs Pty Ltd has prepared a draft environmental impact statement (EIS) for the Olive Downs project. The Coordinator-General has released the draft EIS for public and government agency comment.
You're invited to comment on the draft EIS, including the project's potential environmental impacts and the effectiveness of measures proposed to manage those impacts. The Coordinator-General will consider your submission as part of his evaluation of the project's environmental impacts.
Read and make a submission on the draft EIS. Submissions close at 5 pm on 10 October 2018.
Environmental impact statement (EIS) process
|10 September 2018 to 10 October 2018||
Draft EIS public consultation
|28 June 2017||Terms of reference for EIS ( 316 KB) released|
|08 April 2017 to 12 May 2017||Draft terms of reference ( 778 KB) for EIS public consultation|
|03 March 2017||Commonwealth Minister for the Environment decided the project is a 'controlled action'.|
|17 February 2017||Gazettal ( 239 KB) of 'coordinated project' declaration.|
|24 January 2017||Project referred to Commonwealth Minister for the Environment.|
|20 January 2017||Application, including initial advice statement ( 6.4 MB) , submitted.|
- Read the Ministerial media statement - 6 September 2018
- Read the Ministerial media statement - 6 April 2017
- Read the Ministerial media statement - 17 February 2017