Environmental Impact Assessments
To facilitate Major Projects Approvals, environmental impact assessments are prepared.
Mining at Austar has been approved under two major project approvals: Bellbird South (DA 29/95) and Stage 3 (PA 08_0111),
DA 29/95 has been modified on seven occasions with the latest modification (Mod 7) being approved on 25 August 2017.
PA 08_0111 has been modified three times with Modification 3 (Mod 3) approved on 17 December 2013.
The Environmental Impact Assessments for each of Austar’s project approvals and subsequent modifications are linked below.