Key assessments and approvals for the Roy Hill Project have included:

  • Environmental Impact Assessment and Ministerial approval under Part IV of the Environmental Protection Act 1986 (EP Act);
  • Environmental Impact Assessment on Matters of National Environmental Significance and Ministerial approval under the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999;
  • Dumping of dredge spoil in marine waters (Sea Dumping Permit) under Sea Dumping Act 1981;
  • Construction and operation of prescribed premises (Works Approvals and Operating Licences) under Part V of the EP Act;
  • Construction and operation of a mine (Mining Proposal) under Mining Act 1978;
  • Construction of water bores, abstraction of groundwater and surface water and disturbance to beds and banks of a watercourse under the Rights in Water and Irrigation Act 1914; and;
  • Construction and operation of waste and water treatment facilities and food preparation and other facilities under the Health Act 1911.

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