Under Consideration

Department of Planning & Environment

Upper Hunter Strategic Assessment

The NSW Government is seeking feedback on the draft terms of reference for the Upper Hunter Strategic Assessment project (under the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999), which aims to improve biodiversity outcomes from coal mining proposals.

The NSW and Commonwealth governments have agreed to work together to provide a region-wide response to biodiversity impacts from coal mining proposals in the region.
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Key dates and other information
Exhibition Commences 31/05/2013
Exhibition Concludes 05/07/2013
Exhibition Location Department of Planning & Infrastructure offices at Level 2, Price Waterhouse Coopers Centre, 26 Honeysuckle Drive, Newcastle; 23-33 Bridge Street, Sydney; and www.planning.nsw.gov.au/onexhibition.
Exhibiting agency or agencies NSW Department of Planning & Infrastructure
Type Policies
Local Government Area Cessnock City Council, Maitland City Council, Mid-Western Regional Council, Muswellbrook Shire Council, Newcastle City Council, Port Stephens Council, Singleton Shire Council, Upper Hunter Shire Council