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Applicant: OZ Minerals Carrapateena Pty Ltd and OZM Carrapateena Pty Ltd
Application: MPL northern wellfield
Miscellaneous purposes licence: MPL 
Purpose:  Establishment of a northern wellfield including bore fields, pipelines and access roads and associated infrastructure
Location: Arcoona area, approximately 45 km east-northeast of Woomera
Area: Approximately 29,702 hectares
Reference: 2018/0420
Document for public comment:

An electronic copy of the miscellaneous purposes licence application submitted by OZ Minerals Carrapateena Pty Ltd and OZM Carrapateena Pty Ltd, can be viewed from the following link.

Carrapateena - Northern Wellfield MPL application (PDF 32 MB)

Making a submission:

Written submissions in relation to this application are invited.

Consider whether or not:

  • the proponent has adequately described the existing environment as far as this is relevant to the proposed operations
  • has adequately identified the potential impacts on the environment that may arise from the proposed operations
  • the proposed environmental outcomes are acceptable
  • the proposed mitigation measures are practical and are likely to achieve the desired outcomes
  • the proposed outcome measurement criteria are suitable to demonstrate achievement of the proposed outcomes.

Information and guidelines on making a submission on a mining proposal

The Minister for Energy and Mining is required to have regard to these submissions in determining whether to grant or refuse the application and, if so, the terms and conditions on which it should be granted.

When you make a written submission that submission becomes a public record. Your submission will be provided to the applicant and may be made available for public inspection unless confidentiality is requested.

Send written comments to:

Business Support Officer
Mining Regulation Branch
Department for Energy and Mining

mailing address: GPO Box 320, Adelaide SA 5001

or

Email: dem.miningregrehab@sa.gov.au

Phone: +61 8 84292582

Closing date for comment:

Closing date for submission 16 August 2018

If we do not receive a response by this date it will be presumed that no comment will be made.

If you require more time to respond or have any queries regarding this application, please contact:

Erik Lock
Mining Regulation Branch
Department for Energy and Mining

Phone: +61 8 8429 0879
Email: erik.lock@sa.gov.au

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