Development Application No 5/2018 and Environmental Impact Statement has been submitted to Gwydir Shire Council as the consent authority for assessment.

Applicant: Alan Pearlman

Proposal: Construction and operation of 500,000 tonne per year hard rock quarry. The quarry will involve the following key components: site office, crushing area, stockpiles, drains, sediment ponds & roads.

Land: “Tikitere” 1135 Croppa Creek Road, North Star NSW 2408 – Lot 5 DP 755984, Parish of Booraba.

The subject Development Application and Environmental Impact Statement is on display from 08 March 2018 to the 09 April 2018 at the following locations during their ordinary office hours.

Gwydir Shire Council Office Monday to Friday 9.00am to 4.00pm
54 Hope Street, Warialda NSW

Gwydir Shire Council Office Monday to Friday 9.00am to 4.00pm
33 Maitland Street, Bingara NSW

NSW Department of Planning Monday to Friday 9.00am to 5.00pm
23-33 Bridge Street, Sydney NSW

Gwydir Shire Council’s Website 

Any person may lodge a written submission, during the exhibition period, to the consent authority (Gwydir Shire Council), concerning the Development Application. If the submission is by way of objection, the grounds of the objection must be specified in the submission.

Written submissions will be received up until 4.00pm Friday 09 April 2018 and addressed to:

The General Manager
Gwydir Shire Council
Locked Bag 5

The Development is also Integrated Development and the following approvals will be required to be issued by: Environmental Protection Authority – Licensing under the Protection of the Environment Operation Act 1997.
NSW Office of Water – Licencing under the Water Act 1912.

Any person who makes a submission by way of objection and is dissatisfied with the determination of the consent authority to grant development consent, may appeal to the Land and Environment Court. If a commission Inquiry is held, the Ministers determination of the application is final and not subject to appeal.

Council may publish the name, address and the submissions of the person/s or organisation/s from whom a submission is received, unless clear instruction is given other than this information is not to be published.

For further information please contact Council’s Planning Officer, Patsy Cox on (02) 6724 2021.

Warialda Office:
54 Hope Street, Warialda NSW 2402
Phone: 02 6729 3000
Facsimile: 02 6729 1400

Bingara Office:
33 Maitland Street, Bingara NSW 2404
Phone: 02 6724 2000
Facsimile: 02 6724 1771 



Download Development Application documents below:

Download: 2018-02-22 Environmental Impact Statement – Tikitere Quarry (pdf – 24MB)

Download: DA Form -Tikitere Quarry (pdf – 870KB)