Proposals currently under assessment

Kangaroo Island Plantation Timber Port at Smith Bay

The proposal

The proposal can be generally described as a multi-user deep water port facility at Smith Bay on Kangaroo Island.

For the purposes of the declaration, the proposal includes the following:

  • the construction, works and activities associated with the operation of a multi-user deep water port facility, storage facilities and associated infrastructure
  • land and water over land uses such as a wharf, causeway, link span bridge, tug mooring facilities, berthing pocket and approaches
  • ship loading systems
  • stockpiles and storage facilities
  • materials handling systems
  • buildings/facilities
  • road transport access.

Assessment stages and documentation

Stage of assessment processDateDocumentation
Declaration as major development 16 February 2017 Notice in Government Gazette dated 23 Feb 2017
Release of guidelines by Development Assessment Commission with level of assessment determined 6 July 2017 See Guidelines (908.1 KB PDF)
Release of assessment document by proponent for public comment 28 March 2019 Executive Summary (8.0 MB PDF)
Main Report (39.7 MB PDF)
Appendix A - EIS Guidelines (39.7 MB PDF)
Appendix B - Alternative Locations (30.6 MB PDF)
Appendix C - Project Description (29.4 MB PDF)
Appendix D - Legislative Framework (3.3 MB PDF)
Appendix E - Community & Stakeholder Engagement (5.3 MB PDF)
Appendix F - Marine Water Quality (37.3 MB PDF)
Appendix G - Coastal Processes (8.2 MB PDF)
Appendix H - Aquaculture Studies - part 1 (38.9 MB PDF)
Appendix H - Aquaculture Studies - part 2 (38.8 MB PDF)
Appendix H - Aquaculture Studies - part 3 (39.7 MB PDF)
Appendix I - Marine Ecological Assessments (27.2 MB PDF)
Appendix J - Terrestrial Ecological Assessments (32.8 MB PDF)
Appendix K - Matters of National Environmental Significance (33.1 MB PDF)
Appendix L - Geology Soils & Water (39.6 MB PDF)
Appendix M - Air Quality - part 1 (38.4 MB PDF)
Appendix M - Air Quality - part 2 (37.0 MB PDF)
Appendix M - Air Quality - part 3 (37.6 MB PDF)
Appendix M - Air Quality - part 4 (38.6 MB PDF)
Appendix M - Air Quality - part 5 (38.3 MB PDF)
Appendix M - Air Quality - part 6 (38.6 MB PDF)
Appendix M - Air Quality - part 7 (18.9 MB PDF)
Appendix N - Noise and Vibration (7.1 MB PDF)
Appendix O - Economic Assessment (6.1 MB PDF)
Appendix P - Traffic & Transport - part 1 (34.2 MB PDF)
Appendix P - Traffic & Transport - part 2 (38.0 MB PDF)
Appendix P - Traffic & Transport - part 3 (25.2 MB PDF)
Appendix Q - Social Environment (38.1 MB PDF)
Appendix R - Visual Amenity (11.2 MB PDF)
Appendix S - Heritage (15.5 MB PDF)
Appendix T - Risk Assessment (3.1 MB PDF)
Appendix U - Environmental Management (5.0 MB PDF)
Appendix V - EIS Study Team (3.3 MB PDF)
Appendix W - Guidelines Cross Referencing (3.4 MB PDF)
    Release and response document by proponent to public and agency comments on Development Report   
    Assessment report by minister   
    Governor's decision   

    Related information

    On this site

    Proposals currently being assessed

    Downloads

    Deep Water Port Facility Smith Bay Brochure (1.4 MB PDF)

    Contact

    Assessment of development proposals and major developments


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