PA2017.0169 - 502 & 547 Forthside Road, Forthside

On display until 30 January 2018, 05:00 PM

Application for Planning Permit

Section 57(3) Land Use Planning Approvals Act 1993

An application for a planning permit has been made which may affect you.

Application Details

Application Number:


Proposed Use or Development:

Extractive Industry - intensification of quarry production to a Level 2 Activity 

Address of the Land:

502 & 547 Forthside Road, Forthside 

Date of Notice:


The above application has been referred to the Board of the Environment Protection Authority (the Board) for assessment under the Environmental Management and Pollution Control Act 1994 (EMPC Act).  An Environmental Effects Report (EER) has been lodged in support of the application. 

A copy of the EER for the above application will be available for public inspection during the notification period and may be examined during normal business hours at: Devonport City Council Offices: 17 Fenton Way, Devonport or on Council’s website; or Service Tasmania: 134 Macquarie Street, Hobart. 

The EER can also be viewed on the internet at:

A guide for preparing a public submission can be found on the internet at: 

Copies of the EER may be requested from Ms Carol Steyn (phone 0487 234 223). 

You are invited to view the application and any documents and plans accompanying it at the Devonport City Council Offices, located at 17 Fenton Way, Devonport - Monday to Friday from 8.30am to 5.00pm or by viewing the related information here(PDF, 24MB)

Any person may make a representation relating to the application in accordance with section 57(5) of the Land Use Planning Approvals Act 1993, during a period of 14 days commencing on the date of this notice.

Your representation must:

  • be received by close of business on 30/01/2018;
  • be in writing; and
  • addressed to the General Manager, Devonport City Council:
  • P.O. Box 604, Devonport, Tasmania, 7310; or

If you make a representation then Council must consider your submission before making its decision on the application.