Mt Cotton Biomass – Originating Application – Permissible Change

Cleveland Power has filed in the Brisbane Planning and Environment Court a permissible change application to vary their Approval issued by the Court in 2007. The application proposes to make changes to both the approved plans for the biomass power plant proposal, and conditions imposed on the approval by the Department of Environment and Heritage Protection (formerly the Environmental Protection Agency). The Application will be determined by the Court in accordance with the Sustainable Planning Act, in particular whether the proposed changes are permissible or not under section 367 of the Act.

The Application is listed for mention before the Planning and Environment Court at 9.15am on 13 December 2012. Council is reviewing the application and encourages the community to consider the proposal. At this stage no other material has been filed in support of its Application. As material is filed it will become available on the Court website, accessible below.


Originating Application 4856/12 [PDF 279KB]