Inland Rail - Calvert to Kagaru
|EIS status||EIS active|
|Description||53 kilometre single-track dual-gauge freight railway|
|Proponent||Australian Rail Track Corporation Limited|
|Location/s||Calvert to Kagaru through the Teviot Range Map|
* Project information supplied by proponent and subject to change.
The Coordinator-General has prepared responses to frequently asked questions (FAQs) about the EIS process for the Inland Rail - Calvert to Kagaru project.
Flood Panel review
Parallel to the Coordinator-General’s EIS process, the Flood Panel is currently reviewing the draft EIS for the project and is preparing a report.
Members of the public can contact the panel regarding the review and report at InlandRailFloodPanel@tmr.qld.gov.au, or in writing to:
The Department of Transport and Main Roads
Inland Rail Team
GPO Box 213 Brisbane Qld 4001.
Have your say
Australian Rail Track Corporation Limited has prepared a draft environmental impact statement (EIS) for the Inland Rail – Calvert to Kagaru project.
The Coordinator-General has released the draft EIS for public and government agency submissions.
You are invited to make a submission on the draft EIS, including the project’s potential direct and indirect environmental impacts and the effectiveness of measures proposed to manage those impacts.
The Coordinator-General will consider your submission as part of her evaluation of the project’s environmental impacts.
Submissions close at 5pm on 8 March 2021.
Environmental impact statement (EIS) process
|21 December 2020 to 8 March 2021|
Draft EIS public consultation.
|1 September 2020||Coordinator-General stated a new project declaration lapse date of 1 February 2022.|
|11 November 2019||Coordinator-General stated a new project declaration lapse date of 1 September 2020 .|
|8 October 2019||Coordinator-General stated a new project declaration lapse date of 11 November 2019.|
|7 June 2019||Coordinator-General stated a new project declaration lapse date of 9 October 2019.|
|8 December 2017||Terms of reference for EIS ( 751 KB) released.|
|26 August 2017 to 25 September 2017||Draft terms of reference ( 299 KB) for EIS public consultation.|
|21 June 2017||Delegate for the Commonwealth Minister for the Environment and Energy decided the project is a 'controlled action'.|
|16 June 2017||Gazettal ( 239 KB) of ‘coordinated project’ declaration.|
|10 May 2017||Application, including initial advice statement ( 13.8 MB), submitted.|
|10 May 2017||Project referred to Commonwealth Minister for the Environment and Energy|
Last updated: Friday, Jan 15, 2021