|EIS status||Determined that project can proceed subject to conditions|
|Description||Open-cut and underground coal mine with a yield of 60 million tonnes per annum and a 189-kilometre railway line.|
|Proponent||Adani Mining Pty Ltd, a wholly owned subsidiary of India's Adani Group.|
Environmental impact statement (EIS) process
|24 July 2014||Commonwealth Minister for the Environment's approval of 'controlled action' subject to conditions
Note that the Federal Court has formally set aside the approval of the project under the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999. This step was taken at the request of all of the parties to the court proceedings.
|7 May 2014||Coordinator-General's report on EIS ( 17.5 MB) released.
Additional documentation provided by proponent to Coordinator-General as requested.
|25 November 2013 to
20 December 2013
|Additional information for the EIS public consultation.|
|26 March 2013||Additional information for the EIS requested by Coordinator-General.|
|15 December 2012 to
11 February 2013
|EIS public consultation|
|25 May 2011||Terms of reference for EIS ( 548 KB) released.|
|12 February 2011 to
28 March 2011
|Draft terms of reference for EIS public consultation.|
|6 January 2011||Project deemed a 'controlled action' by Commonwealth Minister for the Environment.|
|26 November 2010||Gazettal of 'coordinated project' declaration ( 171 KB)|
|18 November 2010||Project referred to Commonwealth Minister for the Environment.|
|22 October 2010||Application, including initial advice statement ( 1.79 MB), submitted.|
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- Coordinator-General makes 100th decision (13 December 2012)
* Project information supplied by proponent and subject to change.