Project Approvals

As required by the NSW Minister for Planning as part of the planning approvals for Sydney's Desalination Project, below are the relevant environmental assessments, determinations, current approvals, licences and permits.

Desalination Plant - including Seawater Intake and Outlet

2005 Concept Plan Authorisation (PDF, 0.1 MB)

 

2005 Critical Infrastructure Declaration (PDF, 0.1 MB)

 

2005 Environmental Assessment (PDF, 37.5 MB)

 

2005 Major Project Application (PDF, 2.4 MB)

 

2005 Record of Linear Infrastructure Designation Under Clause 8F(4) of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Regulation 2000 (PDF, 0.1 MB)

 

2006 Concept of Approval (PDF, 0.3 MB)

 

2006 Director General's Report (PDF, 4.6 MB)

 

2006 Independent Panel Report (PDF, 2.6 MB)

 

2006 Preferred Project Report (PDF, 4.6 MB)

 

2006 Project Approval Desalination Plant (PDF, 0.5 MB)

 

2006 Project Approval Seawater Intake Discharge (PDF, 0.4 MB)

 

2015 Environment Protection Licence (PDF, 6.3 MB)

 

Pipeline - including Drinking Water Pumping Station

 

2007 Director Generals Report (PDF, 1.4 MB)

 

2007 Environmental Assessment (PDF, 13.1 MB)

 

2007 Preferred Project Report (PDF, 3.3 MB)

 

2007 Project Approval (PDF, 0.6 MB)

 

2008 Airport Lease Company Consent (SACL) (PDF, 8.0 MB)

 

2008 Modification of Approval - Botany Bay Sector (PDF, 1.3 MB) 

(all documentation associated with the modification of Approval - Botany Bay Sector is available for inspection here)

 

2008 Modification for Approval - Urban Sydney Sector (PDF, 0.1 MB) 

(all documentation associated with the Modification of Approval - Urban Sydney Sector North is available for inspection here)

 

2008 NSW Maritime Approval - Clause 66 (PDF, 0.3 MB)

 

2008 NSW Maritime Construction Consent (Kyeemagh Construction Are) (PDF, 9.1 MB)

 

2008 NSW Construction Consent (Silver Beach Construction Area) (PDF, 3.2 MB)

 

2008 Works Permit - Airports (Building Control) Regulations (PDF, 0.1 MB)

 

2009 Amended Works Permit - Airports (Building Control) Regulations (PDF, 0.1 MB)

 

2009 Modification Approval - Botany Bay (PDF, 0.4 MB)

(all documentation associated with the Modification of Approval - Botany Bay is available for inspection here)

 

2009 Modification of Approval for Condition 2.6 Vibration (PDF, 0.2 MB)

(all documentation associated with the Modification of Approval for Condition 2.6 Vibration is available for inspection here)

 

2009 NSW Maritime Approval Section 13T (PDF, 5.2 MB)

 

2010 Modification of Approval - Botany Bay - Dredged Material Storage in the Borrow Pit (PDF, 0.4 MB)

(all documentation associated with the Modification Approval - Botany Bay - Dredged Material Storage in the Borrow Pit is available for inspection here)

 

2010 Consolidated Project Approval (including Modifications 1-5) (PDF, 0.1 MB)

 

2010 Variation of Restoration Works Maintenance Period at Sydney Park (PDF, 0.3 MB)