Environmental Issues

Environment protection licences

Non-Compliance detail

Licence number: 1741
Annual Return Start: 01 Jul 2014
Annual Return End: 30 Jun 2015
Date Received: 31 Aug 2015
Licence Condition numberType of non-complianceEPA actionsNo. of times occurred
L3.4 MLSS lowered in preparation of aeration basin; recontamination of Maturation Pond; increase proliferation of Chlorophyll. Actions - decrease aeration; monitor process performance; continual monitoring of the condition of Maturation Pond. Appropriate Action taken by licensee 4
L4.1 Flow meter at pumping station to ocean outfall. 125 & 92 kl above the daily limit. Intense low pressure weather system resulting in significant wet weather event. BVSC engages in ongoing sewer relining program. Appropriate Action taken by licensee 2
M2 Failure to test & report for Chlorine, Nitrate & Nitrite. Failure to BVSC to carry out sufficient number of tests for these parameters. BVSC commenced during the licence year to carry out sampling & analysis in accordance with frequencies Appropriate Action taken by licensee 1