The following projects are currently subject to review under the Environmental Assessment Act 1982. During this period, there will be the opportunity for public to comment at the various stages in the assessment process. Documents open for comment are listed on the Projects for Public Comment page .

Abbreviations used on this page:

  • EIS - Environmental Impact Statement
  • PER - Public Environmental Report

Recent decisions that an EIS / PER is required

ProjectProponent NT EPA Decision and Statement of Reasons Date of decision
There are currently no recent decisions    

Draft Terms of Reference for the preparation of an EIS / PER

There are currently no draft terms of reference for consideration.   

Terms of Reference for the preparation of an EIS / PER

ProjectProponent Date issued
Fountain Head Gold Project PNX Metals Limited 11 May 2020
Daly River Road Pyrolysis Plant Project Mr Anthony Gurr and Ms Bao Huang 27 March 2020
Darwin Ship Lift and Marine Industries (SLAMI) Project Department of Trade, Business and Innovation 12 December 2019
Hayes Creek Project PNX Metals Limited 2 August 2019
Roper Valley Iron Ore Project Northern Territory Iron Ore Pty Ltd 17 November 2017
Bayview - The Boulevarde Dover Investments Pty Ltd 5 August 2015
Tropical Tidal Testing Centre Tenax Energy Pty Ltd 12 December 2014
East Point Outfall Project Power and Water Corporation 18 October 2014
Frances Creek Mine (Elizabeth Marion Area) Territory Iron Pty Ltd 6 October 2014
Clarence Strait Tidal Energy Project Tenax Energy 8 July 2009

Draft EIS / PER submitted

ProjectProponent Exhibition Dates
Rehabilitation of the Former Rum Jungle Mine Site (altered proposal) Department of Primary Industry and Resources 25 January 2020 - 06 March 2020
Darwin Processing Facility TNG Limited 30 November 2019 - 21 February 2020
Union Reefs North Underground Mine NT Mining Operations Pty Ltd 30 November 2019 - 17 January 2020
Ranger 3 Deeps Underground Mine Energy Resources of Australia Pty Ltd 4 October - 13 December 2014