As part of the Environmental Impact Assessment Improvement Project, the Department has prepared Post Approval Requirements (PAR) documents that will apply to State significant projects where required by the conditions of consent or approval. The Integrated Mining Policy documents may continue to apply to mining projects.
By developing documents that articulate the consent authority’s requirements for State significant projects, the Department aims to achieve a consistent, transparent and documented approach to undertaking post approval activities and monitoring and reporting compliance in NSW.
The Compliance Reporting PAR contains requirements imposed under conditions of consent or approval. It is not a guideline. This means all elements of the PAR need to be complied with unless conditions of consent or approval provide otherwise.
The Compliance Reporting PAR has two main components:
The Compliance Reporting PAR gives clear direction on how to report compliance by providing:
The Compliance Reporting PAR are to be implemented when required under conditions of consent or approval and are available on the Department’s website.
Page last updated: 24/05/2019