Nathan Dam and Pipelines
|Description||An 888,312-megalitre dam, with an annual yield of 66,011 ML; and a 149.3-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.
Environmental impact statement (EIS) process
|1 June 2021||Coordinator-General’s report on EIS lapsed.|
|13 July 2017||Commonwealth Minister for the Environment’s approval of 'controlled action', subject to conditions.|
|31 May 2017||Coordinator-General's evaluation report on the EIS ( 3.31 MB).|
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.|
Read more about the EIS process.
For more information, visit the Nathan Dam and Pipeline web page.
Last updated: 16 Mar 2023