Northern Pipeline Inter-connector Project - Stage 2
|EIS status||Approved with conditions|
|Description||A 48-kilometre, bi-directional water pipeline that, together with the first stage of the pipeline, can transport up to 65 megalitres of water per day either way from the Sunshine Coast to Brisbane.|
|Proponent||Southern Regional Water Pipeline Company Pty Ltd (formerly LinkWater Projects, now trading as Seqwater).|
|Location/s||Landers Shute Water Treatment Plant, Eudlo, to the Noosa Water Treatment Plant, near Cooroy. Map|
|Local government/s||Sunshine Coast Regional Council|
* Project information supplied by proponent and subject to change.
Completion of project
The project has been completed and is operational.
Environmental impact statement process
|19 July 2011||Coordinator-General's conclusion of the change report of July 2010 ( 857 KB) released.|
|27 January 2011||Proponent's project change application withdrawn. Letter from proponent to Coordinator-General ( 43 KB)|
|22 July 2010||Coordinator-General's report on project change ( 299 KB) released.|
|29 April 2010||
Proponent's project change application submitted.
|12 February 2010||Commonwealth Minister for the Environment's approval of controlled action, subject to conditions.|
|6 November 2009||Coordinator-General's report on EIS ( 2.61 MB) released.|
10 August 2009 to|
Public consultation on Supplementary SEIS. Comments were invited from:
17 January 2009 to|
9 March 2009
Public consultation on EIS.
|9 January 2008||Terms of reference for EIS ( 488 KB) released.|
3 November 2007 to|
5 December 2007
|Public consultation on draft terms of reference for EIS.|
|24 October 2007||Project deemed a controlled action by Commonwealth Minister for the Environment.|
|5 September 2007||Project referred to Commonwealth Minister for the Environment.|
|21 September 2007||Gazettal of 'significant project' declaration ( 178 KB).|
|7 September 2007||Application, including initial advice statement ( 555 KB), submitted.|
Read more about the EIS process.
For more information, visit the proponent's Northern Pipeline Interconnector - Stage 2 web page.
Last updated: 16 Mar 2023