News

2
Jul

Notification for Publication of Final Preliminary Documentation under the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 (EPBC Act)

The following notice is published pursuant to Section 95B(2) of the EPBC Act.

Frasers Deebing Heights Pty Limited is seeking approval to develop a residential development at Grampian Drive, Deebing Heights, Queensland (EPBC Act Ref: 2015/7628).

The proposed action was determined a Controlled Action under the EPBC Act with a Preliminary Documentation level of assessment. The controlling provision is ‘Listed threatened species and communities’ (Sections 18 and 18A), specifically Phascolarctos cinereus (Koala).

Public comments were sought on the Residential Development Grampian Drive, Deebing Heights, Queensland EPBC Act Preliminary Documentation between Monday 4th June and Friday 15th June 2018. Three submissions were received. Issues raised in the submissions have been addressed by a covering memo to the Residential Development Grampian Drive, Deebing Heights, Queensland EPBC Act Preliminary Documentation Submission Report.

The period for public comment has now closed. Copies of the Preliminary Documentation Submission Report and covering memo will be available for a period of 10 business days from Monday 2nd July to Friday 13th July 2018, for information purposes, at each of the following locations:

Ipswich Central Library – 40 South Street, Ipswich, QLD 4305
State Library of Queensland – Stanley Place, South Brisbane, QLD 4101
Department of the Environment and Energy – Canberra (email the Department at epbc.referrals@environment.gov.au to arrange a time for viewing).

A PDF version of the documentation can also be downloaded by clicking here.

Persons with special needs (e.g. for whom English is a second language or who have vision impairment) may contact the Saunders Havill Group for assistance on 07 3251 9444.