Environmental Issues

Environment protection licences

Non-Compliance detail

Licence number: 4460
Annual Return Start: 01 Jul 2013
Annual Return End: 30 Jun 2014
Date Received: 26 Mar 2015
Licence Condition numberType of non-complianceEPA actionsNo. of times occurred
L4.3 & L4.4 Noise monitoring not conducted in accordance with licence conditions due to community members concerns of maintaining privacy. A copy of Mt Own Complex Noise Monitoring Program provided to the EPA. Licence variation to be submitted to the EPA. EPA has written to licensee regarding non-compliance and relevant action 1
L5 Blasting outside permitted hours due to a no of holes had become hot. Throughout Saturday a rapid temperature rise observed & upon approaching upper limit of design specs the Dept of Resources & Energy Mines Inspector informed who advised to initiate Appropriate Action taken by licensee 1
M2.2 Frequency of Particulates Deposited Matter sampling & real time monitoring not met due to various causes. Dust gauge DD6 repair & all dust gauges to be checked monthly & preventative maintenance & calibration performed regularly on TEOMs 1, 2 & 3. Appropriate Action taken by licensee 1