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The NT EPA publishes a range of guidelines, reports and environmental impact assessment documents for public comment.

Previous material that has been made available for public comment, and the submissions made on that material, is made available by the NT EPA in the interests of transparency.

Environmental impact assessment documents can also be found on the public register.

Final versions of guidelines and reports can be found under publications and advice.

Jabiru Power Station

Closed 7 May 2021 11:59pm

The Department of the Chief Minister and Cabinet is proposing to construct a new hybrid power station (solar and diesel) to supply electricity to the township of Jabiru.

Darwin Processing Facility

Closed 19 Apr 2021 11:59pm

The NT EPA invites public comment on the Supplement to the draft EIS (Supplement) for the Darwin Processing Facility. The proponent is TNG Limited, and the proposal is located at Middle Arm, Darwin Harbour.

Rustlers Roost and Quest 29 Open-Cut Mine Redevelopment

Closed 9 Apr 2021 11:59pm

The NT EPA invites public comment on a proponent initiated EIS referral for the Rustlers Roost and Quest 29 Open-Cut Mine Redevelopment. The proposal was referred by Primary Gold Limited, and is located in the Mount Bundey region.

J Quarry Haul Road Realignment Project

Closed 7 Dec 2020 12:00am

The NT EPA invites public comment on a referral submitted by Groote Eylandt Mining Company Pty Ltd to carry out the J Quarry Haul Road Realignment Project on Groote Eylandt.

Australia-ASEAN Power Link

Closed 28 Nov 2020 10:22pm

The NT EPA invites public comment on a proponent initiated EIS referral submitted by Sun Cable Pty Ltd to develop the Australia-ASEAN Power Link.

Review of seabed mining in the NT – Environmental impacts and management

Closed 9 Nov 2020 12:00am

The NT EPA has prepared its draft review and advice to the NT Government on environmental impacts and management of seabed mining in the NT.

Preparing a proponent initiated EIS referral

Closed 20 Aug 2020 12:00am

The NT EPA has prepared draft guidance for proponents referring a Proponent Initiated Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) referral for consideration under the Environment Protection Act 2019.

Finniss Lithium Project BP33 Underground Mine

Closed 10 Aug 2020 12:00am

Core Lithium Limited is proposing to develop and operate an underground lithium mine at the BP33 resource on the Cox Peninsula approximately 33 km west of Berry Springs. The NT EPA invites public submissions to be made on this referral.

Environment Protection Act 2019: Guidance for proponents – Stakeholder engagement and consultation

Closed 30 Jun 2020 12:00am

The NT EPA is preparing to implement the NT Government's newly reformed environmental regulatory regime. The Environment Protection Act 2019 will replace the current environmental impact assessment process.

Guidance for proponents preparing an Environmental Impact Statement (EIS)

Closed 19 Jul 2019 12:00am

The NT EPA invited the public, community and industry to provide comment and feedback on the draft General Guidance for Proponents Preparing an Environmental Impact Statement (EIS).

Draft guidance for proponents – Stakeholder engagement

Closed 22 Feb 2019 12:00am

The NT EPA invited the public, community and industry to provide comment and feedback on the draft Guidance for Proponents – Stakeholder Engagement.

Guidance on Adaptive Management

Closed 19 Oct 2018 12:00am

The NT EPA invited your comment and feedback on the draft Guidance on Adaptive Management.

Draft guideline recommended land use separation distances

Closed 9 Aug 2017 12:00am

The NT EPA invited the public, community and industry to provide comment and feedback on the draft Guideline Recommended Land Use Separation Distances.

Comment: Draft advice – Response to Dr Hawke's review

Closed 30 Sep 2016 12:00am

The NT EPA invited the public, community and industry to provide comment and feedback on the Draft Advice regarding Dr Allan Hawke's Review of the NT Environmental Assessment and Approval processes.

Draft guideline: Identification of significant effects on the environment

Closed 15 Aug 2016 12:00am

The NT EPA invites the public, community and industry to provide comment and feedback on the draft Guideline - Identification of significant effects on the environment.

Draft guideline for reporting environmental monitoring

Closed 29 Jan 2016 12:00am

The NT EPA invited the public, community and industry to provide comment and feedback on the draft Guideline for Reporting on Environmental Monitoring.

Draft guideline for noise nuisance from bird scaring devices

Closed 9 Oct 2015 12:00am

The NT EPA invites the public, community and industry to provide comment and feedback on the draft Guideline for Noise nuisance from bird scaring devices.

Stormwater Strategy for Darwin Harbour Region

Closed 14 Aug 2015 12:00am

The Draft Implementation Plan proposes how the NT EPA and the community can achieve the purpose and objects of the Stormwater Strategy.

Guideline for the preparation of a Notice of Intent

Closed 19 Jun 2015 12:00am

The objective of this draft Guideline is to provide project proponents with advice on the role of an NOI in the environmental impact assessment process.

Draft Implementation Plan: Stormwater Strategy for Darwin Harbour Region

Closed 25 May 2015 12:00am

The NT EPA invited the public, and industry to provide comment on the Environment Quality Report: Biodiversity of Howard Sand Plains Site of Conservation Significance.

Guideline for pollution avoidance on commercial and residential building sites

Closed 8 May 2015 12:00am

The NT EPA invited the public, community and industry to provide comment and feedback on the draft Guideline for Pollution Avoidance on Commercial and Residential Building Sites.

Guideline for the preparation of an Environmental Management Plan

Closed 2 Apr 2015 12:00am

The NT EPA invited the public, community and industry to provide comment and feedback on the Guideline for the preparation of an Environmental Management Plan (EMP).

Waste Management Strategy

Closed 5 Dec 2014 12:00am

The NT EPA invited the public, community and industry to provide comment and feedback on a draft Waste Management Strategy for the Northern Territory.

Review of legislation

Closed 27 Oct 2014 12:00am

The NT EPA is reviewing the Waste Management and Pollution Control Act (WMPC Act) and the Litter Act. It is currently considering feedback it received in response to an Issues Paper it released in September 2014.

Environment Quality Report: Biodiversity of the Howard Sand Plains Site of Conservation Significance

Closed 20 Jun 2014 12:00am

The NT EPA invited the public, community and industry to provide comment and feedback on a draft Stormwater Strategy for the Darwin Harbour Region.

Guidelines on Waste Discharge Licensing under the Water Act

Closed 14 Feb 2014 12:00am

The NT EPA invited the public, community and industry to provide comment and feedback on a draft Guideline on Waste Discharge Licensing under the Water Act.

Environmental Guidelines

Closed 15 Jul 2013 12:00am

The NT EPA invited the public, community and industry to provide comment and feedback on a number of draft guidelines related to implementation of the Environmental Assessment Act and the Waste Management and Pollution Control Act.

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