Notices of Determination - 2009 - other developments
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The Minister for Planning has determined the following major development proposals and modifications under Part 4 or Part 5 of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979.

Note: This list is ordered by date of determination (approval/refusal) with the most recent at the top.

  • MOD 5 to DA no. 300-9-2002-i
  • Title: Modification - Warkworth Coal Mine 
  • Approved: 28 October 2009
  • Applicant: Warkworth Mining Limited
  • Description: Relocating the explosives reloading station and the light vehicle wash bay at Warkworth Coal Mine
  • Location: Approximately 15 kilometres southwest of Singleton, in the Hunter Valley
  • Local government area: Singleton
  • Approval authority: Director, Major Development Assessment, as delegate for the Minister for Planning
  • Relevant legislation: Section 96(1A), Part 4 of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979
  • Capital cost of development: $700,000
  • F/T construction jobs: 0.1
  • F/T operational jobs: N/A
  • Details of approval: Director-General’s Assessment Report, notice of modification approval and consolidated conditions of consent (as amended)
  • MOD 11 to DA no. 282-6-2003-i
  • Title: Modification - Camden Gas Project Stage 2 - Glenlee Gas Gathering Line  
  • Approved: 18 September 2009
  • Applicant: AGL Gas Production (Camden) Pty Ltd
  • Description: Re-routing of a damaged section of the Glenlee-06 gas gathering line
  • Location: Glenlee, approximately 65 kilometres southwest of Sydney
  • Local government area:  Campbelltown
  • Approval authority: Executive Director, Major DA Assessment, as delegate for the Minister for Planning
  • Relevant legislation: Section 96(AA), Part 4 of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979
  • Capital cost of development: $30,000
  • F/T construction jobs: 2
  • F/T operational jobs: N/A
  • Details of approval: Director-General’s Assessment Report, notice of modification approval and consolidated conditions of consent (as amended)
  • MOD3 to DA no. 86-04-01 and MOD 1 to LEC 10397 of 1995
  • Title: Modification - Weston Aluminium Dross Recycling Facility
  • Approved: 4 September 2009
  • Applicant: Weston Aluminium Pty Ltd
  • Description: Approval granted to: install a new pre-processing facility, additional dross storage bays and air emission controls in order to improve the efficiency and configuration of dross-handling and processing; and, modify existing consent conditions to ensure consistency between the Minister’s and the Land and Environment Court’s consents and the Environmental Protection Licence
  • Location: 129 Mitchell Avenue, Weston
  • Local government area: Cessnock
  • Approval authority: Deputy Director-General, Development Assessment, as delegate for the Minister for Planning
  • Relevant legislation: Section 96(2) and section 96(AA), Part 4 of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979
  • Capital cost of development: N/A
  • F/T construction jobs: N/A 
  • F/T operational jobs: N/A
  • Details of approval: Director-General’s Assessment Report, Modifying Instrument - Minister's Consent and Modifying Instrument - Land and Environment Court Consent
  • MOD 10 to DA no. 44/95 
  • Title: Modification - Cadia Valley Operations - ROM Pad Expansion 
  • Approved: 28 August 2009
  • Applicant: Cadia Holdings Pty Ltd
  • Description: Expanding the capacity of the run-of-mine (ROM) pad from 700,000 tonnes to 5,000,000 tonnes
  • Location: Cadia Valley, approximately 25 kilometres southwest of Orange
  • Local government areas: Blayney and Cabonne
  • Approval authority: Director, Major Development Assessment, as delegate for the Minister for Planning
  • Relevant legislation: Section 96(1A), Part 4 of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979
  • Capital cost of development: $250,000
  • F/T construction jobs: N/A 
  • F/T operational jobs: N/A
  • Details of approval: Director-General's assessment report, notice of modification approval and consolidated conditions of consent (as amended) 
     
  • MOD 7 to DA no. 14/98
  • Title: Modification - Cowal Gold Project - Minor Expansions to Open Pit 
  • Approved: 28 August 2009
  • Applicant:  Barrick (Cowal) Limited
  • Description: Expanding waste rock emplacements, introducing an alternative cyanide destruction method and developing a saline groundwater borefield
  • Location: Cowal Gold Mine located at Lake Cowal, approximately 38 kilometres northwest of West Wyalong and 60 kilometres southwest of Forbes, in central NSW
  • Local government area: Bland
  • Approval authority: Executive Director, Major DA Assessments, as delegate for the Minister for Planning
  • Relevant legislation: Section 96(1A), Part 4 of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979
  • Capital cost of development: $154.7 million (cost estimate for original development)
  • F/T construction jobs: N/A
  • F/T operational jobs: Nil
  • Details of approval: Notice of modification approval and consolidated conditions of consent (as amended)
  • Additional information: Modification application and landowners' consents
     
  • MOD 8 to DA no. 305-7-2003
  • Title: Modification -  Wambo Coal Mine - South Wambo Dam
  • Approved: 27 August 2009
  • Applicant: Wambo Pty Ltd
  • Description: Construction of a mine water management structure - the South Wambo Dam
  • Location: Wambo Coal Mine, approximately 15 kilometres west of Singleton in the Hunter Valley
  • Local government area: Singleton
  • Approval authority: Executive Director, Major DA Assessments, as delegate for the Minister for Planning
  • Relevant legislation: Section 96(2), Part 4 of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979
  • Capital cost of development: $720,000
  • F/T construction jobs: 12
  • F/T operational jobs: N/A
  • Details of approval: Director-General's assessment report, notice of modification approval and consolidated conditions of consent (as amended) 
     
  • MOD 4 to DA no. 49/94
  • Title: Modification - Rix's Creek Coal Mine - Cut-and-Cover Tunnel
  • Approved: 27 August 2009
  • Applicant: Bloomfield Collieries Pty Ltd
  • Description: The construction of a cut and cover tunnel under the existing New England Highway, to allow mine vehicles to have unrestricted access between Pit 1 and Pits 2 and 3
  • Location: Rix's Creek Coal Mine, approximately 4.7 kilometres northwest of Singleton in the Hunter Valley
  • Local government area: Singleton
  • Approval authority: Executive Director, Major DA Assessments, as delegate for the Minister for Planning
  • Relevant legislation: Section 96(2), Part 4 of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979
  • Capital cost of development: $8,985,181
  • F/T construction jobs: 4.4
  • F/T operational jobs: N/A
  • Details of approval: Director-General's assessment report,  notice of modification approval and consolidated conditions of consent (as amended) 
     
  • MOD4 to DA no. 134-3-2003-i
  • Title: Modification - Extension of Shipping Channels within the Port of Newcastle (Stage 2)
  • Approved: 8 August 2009
  • Applicant: Mayfield, Hunter River and Kooragang Island
  • Description: Modification to the existing development consent for the extension of shipping channels within the Port of Newcastle, including dredging, excavation, treatment and disposal of sediments from the south arm of the Hunter River. The proposed modification will allow for the progression to Stage 2 of the development consent and involves:
    • full-scale remediation of contaminated sediments dredged from the Hunter River on land that was previously occupied by the BHP Newcastle Steelworks
    • construction of an emplacement facility for the treated sediments on a former landfill site on Kooragang Island to the north west of the Tourle Street Bridge (known as the Kooragang Island Waste Emplacement Facility (KIWEF)
    • transport and placement of treated sediment from Mayfield to KIWEF (or other facility lawfully able to accept it)
    • operations to be undertaken 24 hours per day, 7 days per week
  • Location: Mayfield, Hunter River and Kooragang Island
  • Local government area: Newcastle
  • Approval authority: Minister for Planning
  • Relevant legislation: Section 96(2) of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979
  • Capital cost of development: estimate $300-400 million [original DA]
  • F/T construction jobs: 300
  • F/T operational jobs: 300
  • Details of approval: Notice of modification approval and consolidated conditions of consent (as amended)
  • Additional information:
  • MOD5 to DA no. 134-3-2003-i
  • Title: Modification - Hunter River Remediation Project
  • Approved: 31 July 2009
  • Applicant: BHP Billiton Ltd
  • Description: Modification to achieve:
    - formal recognition of the final detailed construction design for the onshore sheet pile wall (SPW), including construction of this structure, associated excavation of the river bank and adjoining sites (Closure Area and One Steel sites) and placement of fill behind the SPW
    - construction of a temporary rock platform along the foreshore (built of clean imported material) to facilitate safe operation of pile rigs in the installation of the onshore SPW. The platform will be removed following the construction of the SPW
    - removal and replacement of the existing degraded seawall with a fully engineered SPW
  • Location: Hunter River South Arm, Closure Area (Mayfield), One Steel Site (Mayfield) and Kooragang Island (Cormorant Road)
  • Local government area: Newcastle
  • Approval authority: Director, Major Infrastructure Assessments, as delegate for the Minister for Planning
  • Relevant legislation: Section 96(1A), Part 4 of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979
  • Capital cost of development: N/A
  • F/T construction jobs: N/A
  • F/T operational jobs: N/A
  • Details of approval:  Notice of modification approval and consolidated conditions of consent (as amended)
  • Additional information: Modification application and statement of environmental effects
     
  • MOD 1 to DA 389-8-2003-i
  • Title: Modification - Norske Skog  Paper Mill, Albury
  • Approved: 27 July 2009
  • Applicant: Norske Skog Paper Mills Pty Ltd
  • Description: To discharge treated wastewater to the Murray River and offset the salinity impacts of this
  • Location: 117 R.W Henry Drive, Ettamogah
  • Local government area: Albury
  • Approval authority: A/Executive Director, Major DA Assessments, as delegate for the Minister for Planning
  • Relevant legislation: Section 96(2), Part 4 of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979
  • Capital cost of development: N/A
  • F/T construction jobs: N/A
  • F/T operational jobs: N/A
  • Details of approval: Director-General's assessment report and modification approvals (DA no. 389-8-2003-i; DA no. N 687; and DA no. 147-92 and DA no. 41-92)
     
  • MOD 2 to DA 164-7-2004
  • Title: Modification -  Berowra Waters Marina - Operating Hours
  • Approved: 17 July 2009
  • Applicant: Macquarie Princes Cruises
  • Description: Expansion and regularisation of the operations of the existing marina 
  • Location: 131 Bay Road, Berowra Waters
  • Local government area: Hornsby
  • Approval authority: Director, Major Development Assessments, as delegate for the Minister for Planning
  • Relevant legislation: Section 96(1A), Part 4 of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979
  • Capital cost of development: N/A
  • F/T construction jobs: N/A
  • F/T operational jobs: N/A
  • Details of approval: Director-General's Assessment Report and notice of modification approval
  • Additional information: Modification application and statement of environmental effects 
     
  • MOD4 to DA 31-2-2004-i
  • Title: Modification - Uranquinty Power Station
  • Approved: 14 July 2009
  • Applicant: Origin Energy Power Ltd
  • Description: Modification for the construction and use of a storage shed
  • Location: Three kilometres west of Uranquinty, on the Uranquinty Cross Road
  • Local government area: Wagga Wagga
  • Approval authority: Director, Major Infrastructure Assessments, as delegate for the Minister for Planning
  • Relevant legislation: Section 96(1A), Part 4 of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979
  • Capital cost of development: N/A
  • F/T construction jobs: N/A
  • F/T operational jobs: N/A
  • Details of approval: Notice of modification approval and consolidated conditions of consent (as amended)
  • Additional information: Modification application with supplementary information
     
  • MOD10 to DA no. 494-11-2003-i
  • Title: Modification – Port Botany Expansion, Additional Dredging
  • Approved: 13 July 2009
  • Applicant: Sydney Ports Corporation
  • Description: Modification to allow additional dredging activities to be undertaken within the ship-turning area outside the primary silt curtain. The total volume of material to be dredged would remain unchanged from that stated in the environmental impact statement. However, an additional 600,000 m3 is proposed to be dredged within the ship-turning area with a corresponding reduced volume of dredging required between the airport runway and the new terminal
  • Location: Lot 2 DP 1009870, Lot 6 DP 1053768, Lots 301 & 302 DP 712992, Part of Crown Reserve R91288, Lots 203 & 205 DP 712991 and Lot 401 DP 816961
  • Local government area: Botany Bay
  • Approval authority: Director, Major Infrastructure Assessments, as delegate for the Minister for Planning
  • Relevant legislation: Section 96(1A), Part 4 of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979
  • Capital cost of development: N/A
  • F/T construction jobs: 0
  • F/T operational jobs: 0
  • Details of approval: Notice of modification approval and consolidated conditions of consent (as amended)
  • Additional information: Modification application form and section 96(1A) report
     
  • MOD3 to DA no. 2, MOD 2 to DA no. 3 and MOD 3 to DA no. 4
  • Title: Modifications - Penrith Lakes Scheme
  • Approved: 4 July 2009
  • Applicant: Penrith Lakes Development Corporation
  • Description: Importation of 3 million tonnes of Virgin Excavated Natural Material (VENM) over a 3 year period in order to fill specific areas where extraction has occurred
  • Location: Penrith Castlereagh floodplain on the Nepean River
  • Local government area: Penrith
  • Approval authority: Executive Director, Major Development Assessment, as delegate for the Minister for Planning
  • Relevant legislation: Section 96(2), Part 4 of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979
  • Capital cost of development: N/A
  • F/T construction jobs: 3-4
  • F/T operational jobs: 0
  • Details of approval: Director-General’s Assessment Report and notices of modification approval - MOD 3 of DA no. 2; MOD 2 of DA no. 3 and MOD 3 of DA no. 4
     
  • MOD7 to DA No. 104/96
  • Title: Modification – Ravensworth Underground Mine
  • Approved: 3 July 2009
  • Applicant: Resource Pacific Pty Limited (a subsidiary of Xstrata Coal NSW Pty Ltd)
  • Description: Modification to allow, among other matters:
    - change of mining method within an approved longwall extraction area to bord and pillar mining
    - alterations to the current water management system
    - ability to transfer tailings and coarse reject to surrounding Xstrata mining operations
    - integration of environmental monitoring with surrounding Xstrata mining operations
  • Location: Wambo Coal Mine, approximately 15 kilometres west of Singleton
  • Local government area: Singleton
  • Approval authority: Director, Major Development Assessment, as delegate for the Minister for Planning
  • Relevant legislation: Section 96(1A), Part 4 of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979
  • Capital cost of development: $1,150,000.00
  • F/T construction jobs: N/A
  • F/T operational jobs: N/A
  • Details of approval: Director-General’s Assessment Report, notice of modification approval and consolidated conditions of consent (as amended)
     
  • MOD 1 to DA no. 10639/2005
  • Title: Modification –  Albion Park Quarry 
  • Approved: 30 June 2009
  • Applicant: Cleary Bros (Bombo) Pty Ltd
  • Description: Increasing production limit to 600,000 tonnes per annum
  • Location: Albion Park, Croome
  • Local government area: Shellharbour
  • Approval authority: Executive Director, Major DA Assessment, as delegate for the Minister for Planning
  • Relevant legislation: Section 96(AA), Part 4 of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979
  • Capital cost of development: N/A
  • F/T construction jobs: Nil
  • F/T operational jobs:  Nil
  • Details of approval: Director-General's Assessment Report and notice of modification approval 
     
  • MOD2 to DA 102-04-00
  • Title: Modification - CSR Concrete Tile Manufacturing Plant
  • Approved: 29 June 2009
  • Applicant: CSR Monier Wunderlich
  • Description: Progressive conversion of the coatings process from solvent-based to water-based, regularisation of water tanks onsite and some administrative changes to ensure consistency with the environmental protection licence
  • Location: 10 Grand Avenue, Rosehill
  • Local government area: Parramatta
  • Approval authority: Director, Major Development Assessment, as delegate for the Minister for Planning
  • Relevant legislation: Section 96(1A), Part 4 of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979
  • Capital cost of development: N/A
  • F/T construction jobs: N/A
  • F/T operational jobs: N/A
  • Details of approval: Director-General’s Assessment Report, notice of modification approval and consolidated conditions of consent (as amended)
  • Additional information: Modification application
     
  • MOD4 to DA 437-12-2002-i
  • Title: Modification - Importation of Material from Allied Feeds Site
  • Approved: 23 June 2009
  • Applicant: Thiess Services Pty Ltd
  • Description: Thiess is seeking a modification to the development consent for the remediation of 40 Walker Street, Rhodes, to allow for the importation of the remaining contaminated material (~5,000 tonnes) from the adjoining Allied Feeds site
  • Location: 40 Walker Street, Rhodes
  • Local government area: City of Canada Bay
  • Approval authority: Director, Major Development Assessment, as delegate for the Minister for Planning
  • Relevant legislation: Section 96(1A), Part 4 of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979
  • Capital cost of development: N/A
  • F/T construction jobs: N/A
  • F/T operational jobs: N/A
  • Details of approval: Director-General’s Assessment Report, notices of modification approval and consolidated conditions of consent (as amended)
  • Additional information: Modification application and supporting documentation
     
  • MOD7 to DA 305-7-2003
  • Title: Modification – Chitter Dump Dam, Wambo Coal
  • Approved: 22 June 2009
  • Applicant: Wambo Coal Pty Limited
  • Description: Construction of a mine water management structure, the Chitter Dump Dam
  • Location: Wambo Coal Mine, approximately 15 kilometres west of Singleton
  • Local government area: Singleton
  • Approval authority: Director, Major Development Assessment, as delegate for the Minister for Planning
  • Relevant legislation: Section 96(1A), Part 4 of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979
  • Capital cost of development: $700,000
  • F/T construction jobs: 12
  • F/T operational jobs: N/A
  • Details of approval: Director-General’s Assessment Report, notice of modification approval and consolidated conditions of consent (as amended)
     
  • MOD9 to DA 494-11-2003-i
  • Title: Modification – Port Botany Expansion, Dredging
  • Approved: 18 June 2009
  • Applicant: Sydney Ports Corporation
  • Description: Modification to allow additional dredging activities to be undertaken off the high spot at Molineux Point outside the primary silt curtain. The total volume of material to be dredged would remain unchanged from that stated in the Environmental Impact Statement. However, an additional 100,000 m3 is proposed to be dredged off the high spot at Molineux Point with a corresponding reduced volume of dredging required between the airport runway and the new terminal
  • Location: Lot 2 DP 1009870, Lot 6 DP 1053768, Lots 301 & 302 DP 712992, Part of Crown Reserve R91288, Lots 203 & 205 DP 712991 and Lot 401 DP 816961
  • Local government area: Botany Bay
  • Approval authority: Director, Major Infrastructure Assessments, as delegate for the Minister for Planning
  • Relevant legislation: Section 96(1A), Part 4 of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979
  • Capital cost of development: N/A
  • F/T construction jobs: 0
  • F/T operational jobs: 0
  • Details of approval: Notice of modification approval and consolidated conditions of consent (as amended)
  • Additional information: Modification application form and section 96 report (main report and appendices)
     
  • MOD8 to DA 494-11-2003-i
  • Title: Modification – Port Botany Expansion, Dredging
  • Approved: 30 May 2009
  • Applicant: Sydney Ports Corporation
  • Description: Modification to allow additional dredging activities to be undertaken within the ship-turning area outside the primary silt curtain within Botany Bay. The total volume of material to be dredged would remain unchanged from that stated in the environmental impact statement. However, an additional 300,000 m3 is proposed to be dredged within the ship-turning area with a corresponding reduced volume of dredging required between the airport runway and the new terminal
  • Location: Lot 2 DP 1009870, Lot 6 DP 1053768, Lots 301 & 302 DP 712992, Part of Crown Reserve R91288, Lots 203 & 205 DP 712991 and Lot 401 DP 816961.
  • Local government area: Botany Bay
  • Approval authority: Executive Director, Major DA Assessments, as delegate for the Minister for Planning
  • Relevant legislation: Section 96(1A), Part 4 of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979
  • Capital cost of development: N/A
  • F/T construction jobs: 0
  • F/T operational jobs: 0
  • Details of approval: Notice of modification approval and consolidated conditions of consent (as amended)
  • Additional information: Modification application form and section 96 report
     
  • MOD2 to DA No. 75/256
  • Title: Modification - Spring Farm Quarry
  • Approved: 22 May 2009
  • Applicant: M. Collins and Sons (Contractors) Pty Ltd
  • Description: Continuation of quarrying operations at the Spring Farm Quarry
  • Location: Lot 22 DP 833317, Macarthur Road, Spring Farm
  • Local government area: Camden
  • Approval authority: Executive Director, Major DA Assessment, as delegate for the Minister for Planning
  • Relevant legislation: Section 96(2), Part 4 of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979
  • Capital cost of development: N/A
  • F/T construction jobs: N/A
  • F/T operational jobs: N/A
  • Details of approval: Director-General's Assessment Report and notice of modification approval
     
  • MOD05-02-2009(4) to DA 506-12-2003
  • Title: Modification - Residential Development, Avon Road and Pymble Avenue, Pymble
  • Approved: 8 May 2009
  • Applicant: Meriton Apartments Pty Ltd
  • Description: Modification to:
    - increase the number of approved apartments from 103 to 143 (within the approved building
      envelope) by altering the apartment mix
    - add 14 basement parking spaces
    - slightly increase floor levels to cater for a minimum 2.7 m ceiling height
    - include a disabled access lift between buildings C and D
    - alter building widths consistent with the size of approved floor plates
    - substitute approved pitched roof with flat roof construction
    - include air conditioner condensers on each balcony
  • Location: Lot 1 DP 660932, Lot 1 DP 1006499, Lot C DP 370199, Lot 3 DP 314935, Lots 11 & 12 DP 546480, Lot 3 DP 537543 and Lot 7 DP 5448 at 2-12 Avon Road and 3 and 5A Pymble Avenue, Pymble
  • Local government area: Ku-ring-gai
  • Approval authority: Director-General as delegate for the Minister for Planning
  • Relevant legislation: Section 96(2), Part 4 of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979
  • Capital cost of development: N/A
  • F/T construction jobs: N/A
  • F/T operational jobs: N/A
  • Details of approval: Notice of modification approval and consolidated conditions of consent (as amended)
     
  • MOD4 to DA No. 34/95
  • Title: Modification - Mount Thorley, Singleton
  • Approved: 7 May 2009
  • Applicant: Mount Thorley Operations Pty Limited
  • Description: Expansion of an existing mine water management structure, Dam 9S
  • Location: Mount Thorley coal mine, approximately 18 kilometres southwest of Singleton
  • Local government area: Singleton
  • Approval authority: Director, Major Development Assessment, as delegate for the Minister for Planning
  • Relevant legislation: Section 96(1A), Part 4 of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979
  • Capital cost of development: $3.4 million
  • F/T construction jobs: 2
  • F/T operational jobs: N/A
  • Details of approval: Director-General's Assessment Report, notice of modification approval and consolidated conditions of consent (as amended)
     
  • MOD1 to DA-128-5-2005
  • Title: Modification - Lynwood Quarry, Marulan
  • Approved: 7 May 2009
  • Description: Minor alterations to the layout of site infrastructure and a reduction in the western extent of the quarry footprint
  • Location: Lynwood Quarry, Stoney Creek Road, Marulan
  • Local government area: Goulburn Mulwaree
  • Approval authority: Director, Major Development Assessment, as delegate for the Minister for Planning
  • Relevant legislation: Section 96(1A), Part 4 of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979
  • Capital cost of development: N/A
  • F/T construction jobs:N/A
  • F/T operational jobs: N/A
  • Details of approval: Director-General's Assessment Report and notice of modification approval
  • Additional information: Modification application form
     
  • MOD-06-02-2009 to DA 293-08-00
  • Title: Modification – Multi-Purpose Terminal, Former BHP Site, Mayfield
  • Approved: 30 March 2009
  • Applicant: Hunter Development Corporation
  • Description: Minor modification to the rail line layout on the site
  • Location: Selwyn Street, Mayfield
  • Local government area: Newcastle
  • Approval authority: Director, Major Infrastructure Assessments, as delegate for the Minister for Planning
  • Relevant legislation: Section 96(1A), Part 4 of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979
  • Capital cost of development: under $1 million
  • F/T construction jobs:N/A
  • F/T operational jobs: N/A
  • Details of approval: Notice of modification approval and consolidated conditions of consent (as amended)
  • Additional information: Modification application
     
  • MOD-08-03-2009 to DA 494-11-2003-i
  • Title: Modification – Port Botany Expansion, Rail Sidings
  • Approved: 20 March 2009
  • Applicant: Sydney Ports Corporation
  • Description: Modification to allow operational rail sidings to be constructed and operated along the Inter-terminal Access Road Corridor, as an option, whilst maintaining the EIS approval for operational rail sidings within the terminal. Only one option will be implemented with the determination of the option following confirmation of leasing arrangements for the new terminal
  • Location: Lot 2 DP 1009870, Lot 6 DP 1053768, Lots 301 & 302 DP 712992, Part of Crown Reserve R91288, Lots 203 & 205 DP 712991 and Lot 401 DP 816961
  • Local government area: Botany Bay
  • Approval authority: Director-General as delegate for the Minister of Planning
  • Relevant legislation: Section 96(1), Part 4 of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979
  • Capital cost of development: $17 million
  • F/T construction jobs:Nil
  • F/T operational jobs: Nil
  • Details of approval: Notice of modification approval and consolidated conditions of consent - Stage 1 (as amended)
  • Additional information: Modification request letter and application form. The development consent for Stage 2 of the proposal, granted on 22 August 2006, is available on the 2006 Notices of Determination (Part 4 DAs) page
     
  • MOD10 to DA 282-6-2003-i
  • Title: Modification - Camden Gas Project
  • Approved: 16 March 2009
  • Applicant: Sydney Gas Production (Camden) Pty Ltd
  • Description: The proposed modification includes the 'twinning' of a section of the existing gas-gathering Line and the construction of an access road to an existing well
  • Location: 'Rosalind Park' property, Lot 35, Medhurst Road, Menangle
  • Local government area: Wollondilly
  • Approval authority: Director-General as delegate for the Minister for Planning
  • Relevant legislation: Section 96AA, Part 4 of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979
  • Capital cost of development: N/A
  • F/T construction jobs: 0.125
  • F/T operational jobs: 0.015
  • Details of approval: Director-General's Assessment Report, notice of modification approval and consolidated conditions of consent (as amended)
     
  • DA 201-8-2004
  • Title: Residential Subdivision - Hawks Nest
  • Approved: 6 March 2009
  • Applicant: Northwest Residential Pty Ltd
  • Description: Subdivision of one lot into three Torrens title lots (lots 26, 27 and 28)
  • Location: Part Lot 1 DP 546852 Kingfisher and Eagle avenues, Hawks Nest
  • Local government area: Great Lakes
  • Approval authority: Land and Environment Court of NSW
  • Relevant legislation: State Significant Development, Part 4 of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979
  • Capital cost of development: N/A
  • F/T construction jobs: N/A
  • F/T operational jobs: N/A
  • Details of approval: notice of approval approval and approved subdivision plan
  • Additional information: The original proposal (DA 201-8-2004) refused by the Minister (10 September 2006) was for a 33-lot subdivision. The Court approved a three-lot subdivision (refer to plan)
     
  • MOD1 to DA 348-10-2000
  • Title: Modification – Use of Buildings and Site Subdivision, Northern Employment Lands
  • Approved: 4 March 2009
  • Applicant: National Australia Bank Superannuation Fund Pty Limited
  • Description: Modification of the development approval to amend condition 1 to enable the approved buildings to be used as commercial premises by other parties. The condition currently limits the use of the buildings as administrative offices for Boral
  • Location: Clunies Ross Street, Pemulwuy, within the Northern Employment Lands (formerly Greystanes Estate)
  • Local government area: Holroyd
  • Approval authority: Executive Director, Strategic Sites and Urban Renewal as delegate for the Minister for Planning
  • Relevant legislation: Section 96(1A), Part 4 of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979
  • Capital cost of development: N/A
  • F/T construction jobs: N/A
  • F/T operational jobs: N/A
  • Details of approval: Notice of modification approval
  • Additional information: Original development consent, modification request letter and modification application form
     
  • MOD3 to DA 53/97
  • Title: Modification - Expansion of Baiada Chicken Processing Facility, Oakburn
  • Approved: 27 February 2009
  • Applicant: Baiada Poultry Pty Limited
  • Description: To increase the production capacity and modernise the facility
  • Location: Oakburn, Oxley Highway, Tamworth
  • Local government area: Tamworth
  • Approval authority: Executive Director, Major Development Assessment as delegate for the Minister for Planning
  • Relevant legislation: Section 96(2), Part 4 of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979
  • Capital cost of development: N/A
  • F/T construction jobs: N/A
  • F/T operational jobs: N/A
  • Details of approval: Director-General's Assessment Report and notice of modification approval
     
  • MOD65-11-2008 to DA 219-7-2002
  • Title: Modification - Eastern Creek, Western Sydney International Dragway
  • Approved: 26 February 2009
  • Applicant: Western Sydney International Driveway
  • Description: Extension of the currently constructed pit parking area by a southward extension of 30 m and an eastward direction of 20 m and transferring of the excavated material to the southern side of Ferrers Road
  • Location: Western Sydney International Dragway, Ferrers Road, Eastern Creek
  • Local government area: Blacktown
  • Approval authority: Executive Director, Strategic Sites and Urban Renewal as delegate for the Minister for Planning
  • Relevant legislation: Section 96(1A), Part 4 of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979
  • Capital cost of development: $1,700,000
  • F/T construction jobs: N/A
  • F/T operational jobs: N/A
  • Details of approval: Director-General's Assessment Report and modification approval and approved plans
     
  • MOD59-9-2008 to DA 39-3-2005
  • Title: Modification – Mixed Use Development, Honeysuckle Drive, Newcastle
  • Approved: 20 February 2009
  • Applicant: Pacific Lifestyle Projects
  • Description: Section 96 (1A) application for internal and external modifications to the approved development
  • Location: Lot 4 DP 883474 and Lot 21 DP 1051525, 14 Honeysuckle Drive, Newcastle
  • Local government area: Newcastle
  • Approval authority: Executive Director, Major Project Assessments as delegate for the Minister for Planning
  • Relevant legislation: Section 80 and 96(1A), Part 4 of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979 and clause 122 (2) of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Regulation 2000
  • Capital cost of development: N/A
  • F/T construction jobs: N/A
  • F/T operational jobs: N/A
  • Details of approval: Director-General's Assessment Report and notice of modification approval
     
  • MOD2 to DA 81-04-01
  • Title: Modification - Pisces Marine Fish Farm
  • Approved: 18 February 2009
  • Applicant: Pisces Aquaculture Holdings
  • Description: Modifications to the approved fish farm include the addition of two new fish species, an additional sea cage and allowing some processing of fish on board a vessel at the farm site
  • Location: An offshore aquaculture lease in Providence Bay - No. 175 Oyster Cove Road, Oyster Cove and No. 78 Frederick Drive, Oyster Cove
  • Local government area: Port Stephens
  • Approval authority: Minister for Planning
  • Relevant legislation: Section 96(2), Part 4 of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979
  • Capital cost of development: N/A
  • F/T construction jobs: N/A
  • F/T operational jobs: N/A
  • Details of approval: Director-General's Assessment Report and notice of modification approval
     
  • MOD 6 to DA 14/98
  • Title: Modification - Cowal Gold Project - Minor Expansions to Open Pit
  • Approved: 11 February 2009
  • Applicant: Barrick Australia Limited
  • Description: Expanding the surface dimensions of the open pit at the Cowal Gold Mine, with disposal of the spoil and waste rock on the existing emplacements
  • Location: Cowal Gold Mine located at Lake Cowal, approximately 38 kilometres northwest of West Wyalong and 60 kilometres southwest of Forbes, in central NSW
  • Local government area: Bland Shire
  • Approval authority: Executive Director, Major Project Assessments as delegate for the Minister for Planning
  • Relevant legislation: Section 96(1A), Part 4 of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979
  • Capital cost of development: $154.7 million (cost estimate for original development)
  • F/T construction jobs: N/A
  • F/T operational jobs: Nil
  • Details of approval: Notice of modification approval and consolidated conditions of consent (as amended)
  • Additional information: Modification application and landowners' consents
     
  •  
  • MOD1 to DA 17-1-2005
  • Title: Modification – Coastal Subdivision, Nadgee Road, Wonboyn
  • Approved: 28 January 2009
  • Applicant: RW Surveying
  • Description: Subdivision of two lots to create four lots
  • Location: Lot 2 DP 386624 and Lot 12 DP 603982, Nadgee Road, Wonboyn
  • Local government area: Bega Valley Shire
  • Capital cost of development: N/A
  • F/T construction jobs: N/A
  • F/T post construction jobs: N/A
  • Approval authority: Executive Director, Major Project Assessments as delegate for the Minister for Planning
  • Relevant legislation: Section 96(1), Part 4 of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979
  • Details of approval: Director-General's Assessment Report, notice of modification approval and consolidated conditions of consent (as amended)
     
  • MOD1 to DA 277-11-2004
  • Title: Modification - Residential Subdivision, Island Point Road, St George’s Basin
  • Approved: 19 January 2009
  • Applicant: Allen, Price, and Associates
  • Description: Urban subdivision to create 44 residential allotments, roads, and associated infrastructure
  • Location: 74 and 92 Island Point Road, St George’s Basin (Lot 5, 6 & 15 DP 25550)
  • Local government area: Shoalhaven
  • Capital cost of development: N/A
  • F/T construction jobs: N/A
  • F/T post construction jobs: N/A
  • Approval authority: Executive Director, Major Project Assessments as delegate for the Minister for Planning
  • Relevant legislation: Section 96(1A), Part 4 of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979
  • Details of approval: Director-General's Assessment Report, notice of modification approval and consolidated conditions of consent (as amended)
     

 

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