Underground Expansion Project

Wollongong Coal’s Underground Expansion Project is currently under assessment for approval by the New South Wales Department of Planning and the Commonwealth Department of the Environment

The New South Wales Department of Planning has referred the proposal to the Planning and Assessment Commission.

Environmental Impact Statement

Please find below links to our Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) documents and public advertisement.

Public Advertisement for Environmental Impact Statement for the UEP

Russell Vale Department of Environment – EIS Main Report

Russell Vale Department of Environment – EIS Appendices A to D

Russell Vale Department of Environment – EIS Appendices E to G

Russell Vale Department of Environment – EIS Appendices H to O

 

Fact Sheets

All our environmental reports and applications are located within the Russell Vale Environmental Assessments. For more information in relation to the Underground Expansion Project refer to our fact sheets below.

Mining in the Illawarra – Fact Sheet

Coal – Fact Sheet

Water – Fact Sheet

Noise – Fact Sheet

Traffic Management – Fact Sheet

Air Quality – Fact Sheet

Upland Swamps – Fact Sheet

Biodiversity – Fact Sheet

Complaints – Fact Sheet

Press Release

2014 October 29 – Press Release – Proposed Modification to Russell Vale Colliery