The department is responsible for coordinating environmental impact statement (EIS) assessment processes under Chapter 3 of the Environmental Protection Act 1994 (EP Act).
The list below provides links to information about resource projects currently undergoing EIS assessments coordinated by the department.
Current EIS assessment processes
|Project||Current status||Next action date|
|Aurukun Bauxite project||Final ToR issued. Proponent prepares EIS.||20 Oct 2022|
|Baralaba South project||Final ToR issued. Proponent prepares EIS.||30 Dec 2022|
|Galalar Silica sand project||Final ToR issued. Proponent prepares EIS.||23 Nov 2022|
|Lake Vermont Meadowbrook project||Final ToR issued. Proponent prepares EIS.||1 Aug 2022|
|Saraji East Mining Lease project||Proponent responds to submissions.||31 Jan 2024|
|Surat Basin Carbon Capture and Storage Project||Public notification of draft TOR.||23 May 2022|