Public notice of an associated water licence application by New Acland Coal Pty Ltd
Some mining projects in Queensland are required to apply for an associated water licence to take underground water.
This applies to mining projects that had advanced through the environmental assessment process but had not yet obtained a water licence before legislation was amended in December 2016.
A public notice was issued on 20 March 2019 for an associated water licence application made by New Acland Coal Pty Ltd, in order to seek public input into the assessment process.
Submissions on this application closed on 7 May 2019.
We are currently reviewing all properly made submissions, which will be considered when determining the outcome of the application. All persons who made a properly made submission will be notified of the decision on the application.
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Last reviewed 06 April 2019