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Summary Licence No: 828
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Licence holder: ORICA AUSTRALIA PTY LTD
Premises: ORICA KOORAGANG ISLAND
15 GREENLEAF ROAD, KOORAGANG, NSW, 2304
LGA: NEWCASTLE  Catchment: Hunter
Administrative fee: $21,945.00
Licence status: Issued
Activity type: Non-thermal treatment of liquid waste
Chemical production waste generation
Dangerous goods production
General chemicals storage
Chemical storage waste generation
Container reconditioning
Shipping in bulk
Ammonium nitrate production
Licence review: Complete date 04 Apr 2016
Complete date 07 Apr 2011
Complete date 02 Dec 2005
Complete date 20 Jun 2002
Due date 04 Apr 2021
Pollution incident management plan: Last tested 09 Mar 2018
Current Environmental Risk Level: Level 3
Applications
NumberApplication typeCurrent statusDate received
141572 s.55 Licence Transfer Approved 01 Nov 2002
142185 s.55 Licence Transfer Approved 12 Jun 2003
1125998 s.58 Licence Variation Issued 28 Jan 2011
1501581 s.58 Licence Variation Issued 04 Aug 2011
1504713 s.58 Licence Variation Issued 21 Feb 2012
1509021 s.58 Licence Variation Issued 24 Sep 2012
1511637 s.58 Licence Variation Issued 02 Jan 2013
1512519 s.58 Licence Variation Issued 02 Jan 2013
1516936 s.58 Licence Variation Issued 10 Oct 2013
1530303 s.58 Licence Variation Issued 29 Apr 2015
1532931 s.58 Licence Variation Issued 10 Jul 2015
1537824 s.58 Licence Variation Issued 29 Jan 2016
1546156 s.58 Licence Variation Issued 18 Oct 2016
1554930 s.58 Licence Variation Issued 24 Jul 2017
1560093 s.58 Licence Variation Issued 18 Dec 2017
Notices
NumberIssue dateNotice type
1016534 23 Jul 2002 s.58 Licence Variation
1020245 10 Oct 2002 s.58 Licence Variation
1022415 12 Aug 2003 s.58 Licence Variation
1038929 21 Jul 2004 s.58 Licence Variation
1044622 10 Mar 2005 s.58 Licence Variation
1048785 25 Jul 2005 s.58 Licence Variation
1054025 07 Apr 2006 s.58 Licence Variation
1068940 22 May 2007 s.58 Licence Variation
1076785 31 Oct 2007 s.58 Licence Variation
1083938 29 Oct 2008 s.58 Licence Variation
1125998 08 Jun 2011 s.58 Licence Variation
1500429 02 Sep 2011 s.58 Licence Variation
1500840 11 Aug 2011 s.96 Prevention Notice
1500859 12 Aug 2011 s.91 Clean Up Notice
1500862 12 Aug 2011 s.96 Prevention Notice
1501581 30 Nov 2011 s.58 Licence Variation
1502018 14 Oct 2011 s.110 Variation of Prevention Notice
1502624 10 Nov 2011 s.96 Prevention Notice
1502861 01 Dec 2011 s.110 Variation of Prevention Notice
1502863 24 Nov 2011 s.110 Variation of Prevention Notice
1502868 29 Nov 2011 s.110 Variation of Prevention Notice
1503045 05 Dec 2011 s.58 Licence Variation
1503090 14 Dec 2011 s.110 Revocation of Prevention Notice
1503091 05 Dec 2011 s.110 Revocation of Prevention Notice
1503257 09 Dec 2011 s.58 Licence Variation
1504713 16 Mar 2012 s.58 Licence Variation
1506016 10 May 2012 Penalty Notice
1508019 27 Aug 2012 s.58 Licence Variation
1509021 28 Sep 2012 s.58 Licence Variation
1510228 14 Dec 2012 Penalty Notice
1511637 31 Jan 2013 s.58 Licence Variation
1512519 07 Mar 2013 s.58 Licence Variation
1513703 26 Jul 2013 s.58 Licence Variation
1514875 13 Jun 2013 Penalty Notice
1516936 30 Jan 2014 s.58 Licence Variation
1517698 25 Oct 2013 Penalty Notice
1517700 25 Oct 2013 Penalty Notice
1518464 25 Nov 2013 Penalty Notice
1522161 23 Dec 2014 s.58 Licence Variation
1530303 19 May 2015 s.58 Licence Variation
1532931 23 Sep 2015 s.58 Licence Variation
1537824 22 Mar 2016 s.58 Licence Variation
1546156 09 Dec 2016 s.58 Licence Variation
1548416 18 Jan 2017 s.58 Licence Variation
1550542 19 Apr 2017 Penalty Notice
1554930 31 Aug 2017 s.58 Licence Variation
1560093 19 Dec 2017 s.58 Licence Variation
1567222 27 Sep 2018 s.58 Licence Variation
Audits
NumberAudit typeStatus
1504713 Mandatory Environmental Audit Pending
Pollution studies and reduction programs
TitleProgram typeStart dateComplete date 
PRP 33 - Implementation of Low pH Remediation Actions Water 27 Aug 2012 31 Mar 2014 Conditions
PRP 34 - Ammonia Plant CO2 Vent Stack Silencer Noise 28 Sep 2012 30 Nov 2012 Conditions
PRP 36 - Effluent Temperature Reduction Program Water 04 Mar 2013 30 Sep 2013 Conditions
PRP 37 - Nitrates Drainage Upgrade Program Water 01 Oct 2013 31 Mar 2014 Conditions
PRP 38 - Ammonia Plant Reformer Stack Sampling Points Air 01 Oct 2013 26 Mar 2014 Conditions
PRP 39 - Bunding Improvement Works Hazardous Chemicals 01 Oct 2013 23 Dec 2014 Conditions
PRP 40 - Installation of Volume Monitoring Devices Water 17 Jan 2014 01 Jul 2014 Conditions
PRP 41 - Stormwater Quality Investigation Water 17 Jan 2014 28 Sep 2015 Conditions
PRP 42 - Nitrate Drainage Upgrade Works 2014-2015 Water 01 Jul 2014 18 Aug 2015 Conditions
PRP 43 - Installation of Groundwater Wells Water 01 Jan 2015 29 Apr 2015 Conditions
PRP 44 - AN1 Dust Collector Sampling Ports Air 01 Nov 2016 21 Dec 2016 Conditions
PRP 45 - Stormwater Quality Improvement Program Water 01 Nov 2016 29 Sep 2017 Conditions
PRP 46 - PM2.5 Characterisation Study Air 01 Nov 2016 28 Feb 2018 Conditions
PRP 47 - Feasibility Assessment of Irrigated Fibre-Bed Scrubbing Technology to Reduce PM2.5 Emissions from the Prill Tower Air 01 Oct 2018 Conditions
Annual Returns
Start dateEnd dateDate receivedNon-complianceLBL data 
01-Apr-2017 31-Mar-2018 28-May-2018 yes view
01-Apr-2016 31-Mar-2017 26-May-2017 yes view
01-Apr-2015 31-Mar-2016 30-May-2016 yes view
01-Apr-2014 31-Mar-2015 29-May-2015 yes view
01-Apr-2013 31-Mar-2014 29-May-2014 yes view
01-Apr-2012 31-Mar-2013 31-May-2013 yes view
01-Apr-2011 31-Mar-2012 31-May-2012 yes view
01-Apr-2010 31-Mar-2011 27-May-2011 yes view
01-Apr-2009 31-Mar-2010 18-May-2010 yes view
01-Apr-2008 31-Mar-2009 25-May-2009 yes view
01-Apr-2007 31-Mar-2008 23-May-2008 yes view
01-Apr-2006 31-Mar-2007 30-May-2007 yes view
01-Apr-2005 31-Mar-2006 19-May-2006 yes view
01-Apr-2004 31-Mar-2005 31-May-2005 No view
01-Apr-2003 31-Mar-2004 01-Jun-2004 yes view
01-Apr-2002 31-Mar-2003 30-May-2003 yes view
01-Apr-2001 31-Mar-2002 30-May-2002 yes view
01-Apr-2000 31-Mar-2001 30-May-2001 yes view