Notice of Proposed Lithium Production Plant – Kemerton

NOTICE OF APPLICATIONS FOR DEVELOPMENT APPROVAL

PROPOSED LITHIUM HYDROXIDE PRODUCTION PLANT (KEMERTON)

 District Planning Scheme No. 1

Council has received applications for Development Approval for Lot 253 Wellesley Road, Wellesley (Kemerton Strategic Industrial Area) for the following:

  • Application No. 1 – Bulk earthworks, drainage diversion, in-ground electrical and piping services, temporary construction facilities; and
  • Application No. 2 – Lithium Hydroxide Production Plant and associated administrative buildings.

Due to the State significance of the proposals, the applications will be determined by the Development Assessment Panel.  The Environmental Protection Authority has recently published its “Report and recommendations of the Environmental Protection Authority – Albemarle Kemerton Plant, Albemarle Lithium Pty Ltd, Report 1618, June 2018” which can be accessed from the following website address: http://www.epa.wa.gov.au/proposals/albemarle-kemerton-plant.

A copy of the applications can be viewed at the Shire’s Australind (7 Mulgara Street, Australind) and Harvey (102 Uduc Road, Harvey) Offices and on the Shire of Harvey’s website (www.harvey.wa.gov.au) under latest news/latest planning adverts.  Comment forms are also available from these locations.

For queries please contact Elizabeth Edwards (Senior Planning Officer) on 9729 0348 or elizabethe@harvey.wa.gov.au.  Any comments must be made in writing and must state which application the comments relate to. Comments must be submitted to the undersigned by 4:00pm on Friday 13th July 2018. Emailed submissions in word format are encouraged.