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Environmental impact assessment

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State Government Approvals process (Environment Protection Authority)
Under Tasmania's resource management and planning system the Board of the Environment Protection Authority has statutory responsibility for environmental impact assessment of proposed Level 2 activities and other proposed activities where they have been 'called-in' for assessment by the Director, Environment Protection Authority. Guidance documents, and details of assessments in progress and completed are available
State Government Entura
Website of Entura, consultants in energy and water solutions and part of the Hydro Tasmania company. Specialising in renewable energy, power engineering, hydro power, water management and infrastructure, environmental management and planning
State Government Environment Protection Authority (EPA) assessments in progress
Provides links to documents relating to current assessments undertaken by the EPA, including those open for public comment. Includes a link to completed assessments
Commonwealth Government Environmental impact assessment: agreement between the Commonwealth of Australia and the State of Tasmania
Revised, 2011, bilateral agreement between Tasmania and the Commonwealth allowing the Australian Government to rely on specified environmental impact assessment processes of the State of Tasmania in assessing actions under the Commonwealth Environment Protection and Diversity Conservation Act 1999
Commonwealth Government Gunns Bell Bay Pulp Mill Approval
Details of the approval by the Australian Government Minister for the Environment relating to Gunns Limited's proposed pulp mill project at Bell Bay. Details of the emergency listing for the Tarkine are also available
State Government Natural values assessments guidelines
Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water and Environment guide for consultants setting out the minimum requirements for information needed to assess the potential impact of proposed activities on biodiversity and geodiversity in Tasmania
State Government Pulp Mill Permit
Department of Justice permit setting out the conditions to be met for Gunns Limited's pulp mill project to proceed. Details of each of the conditions included in the schedules to the permit are set out. Also provided is a link to Gunns Limited's Environmental Monitoring Program Summary Tables
State Government Sustainability (Environment Protection Authority)
Information on the activities of the EPA Division that support the EPA in monitoring and regulating environmental performance and providing the community with information about the quality of the environment by reporting on key performance indicators

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