|EIS status||EIS active|
|Description||An 888,000-megalitre dam, with an annual yield of 66,000 ML; and a 149-kilometre trunk pipeline.|
|Proponent||SunWater Ltd (a government-owned corporation)|
|Investment||$1.2 billion (based on 2012 values)|
* Project information supplied by proponent and subject to change.
Have your say
SunWater Ltd has prepared additional information to the environmental impact statement (AEIS) for the Nathan Dam and Pipelines project.
The AEIS was prepared at the request of the Coordinator-General to address matters raised in submissions on the EIS.
The Coordinator-General has released the AEIS for public and government agency comment.
You are invited to make a submission on the AEIS. For more information on how to have your say, see the factsheet ( 115 KB).
The Coordinator-General will consider your submission as part of his assessment of the project’s environmental impacts.
Submissions close at 5pm on 7 November 2016.
Environmental impact statement (EIS) process
|8 October 2016 to 7 November 2016||Additional information to the EIS (AEIS) public consultation:|
|26 July 2012||Additional information for the EIS requested by Coordinator-General.|
|23 April 2012 to
5 June 2012
|EIS public consultation.|
|13 February 2009||Terms of reference for EIS ( 801 KB) released.|
|13 September 2008 to
17 October 2008
|Draft terms of reference for EIS public consultation.|
|30 July 2008||Project deemed a 'controlled action' by Commonwealth Minister for the Environment.|
|3 July 2008||Project referred to Commonwealth Minister for the Environment.|
|2 May 2008||Gazettal of 'coordinated project' declaration ( 177 KB)|
|19 March 2008||Application, including initial advice statement ( 224 KB), submitted.|
For more information, visit the Nathan Dam and Pipeline web page.