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.||20/10/2022|
|Baralaba South Project||Final TOR issued. Proponent prepares EIS.||16/12/2020|
|Central Queensland Coal Project||EIS stage. Proponent requested extension to respond to EIS submissions.||29/01/2021|
|Ensham Life of Mine Extension Project||Public notification of draft ToR||15/09/2020|
|Galalar Silica Sand Project||Public notification of draft ToR||14/9/2020|
|Isaac Downs Project||Proponent prepares response to submissions.||03/12/2020|
|Lake Vermont Meadowbrook Project||Final ToR issued. Proponent prepares EIS.||30/04/2022|
|Saraji East Mining Lease Project||Final ToR issued. Proponent prepares EIS.||31/10/2020|
|Walton Coal Project||Final ToR issued. Proponent prepares EIS.||10/05/2021|