PUBLICATION OF FINAL PRELIMINARY DOCUMENTATION UNDER ENVIRONMENT PROTECTION AND BIODIVERSITY CONSERVATION ACT 1999

Devonport City Council is seeking approval for the proposed Squibbs Road Drainage
Improvements, Spreyton, Tasmania (EPBC 2017/7956).

The following notice is published pursuant to Section 95B(4) of the EPBC Act 1999.
The controlling provision under Part 3 of the Act is ‘Listed threatened species and
communities’ (Sections 18 and 18A).

Finalised preliminary documentation on the proposed drainage improvement works at
Squibbs Road, Spreyton, Tasmania, includes the Squibbs Road Drainage
Improvements, Spreyton Tasmania Preliminary Documentation (EPBC: 2017/7956);
Environmental Management Procedures; Management, Monitoring and Offset Plan –
Squibbs Road Drainage improvements; and Standard Operating Procedures –
Engaeus granulatus translocation.

The draft documents were published between 9
October 2019 and 22 October 2019. No comments were received.

Copies of the finalised preliminary documentation will be available for a period of 10
business days from 30 October 2019 to 13 November 2019 and may be viewed or
obtained, free of charge, at each of the following locations:

Devonport Regional Library – paranaple centre, Level 1/137 Rooke Street, Devonport,
Tasmania

State Library of Tasmania – 91 Murray Street, Hobart, Tasmania

Department of the Environment and Energy (email the Department at
epbcreferrals@environment.gov.au to arrange for a copy to be made available)

A PDF version of the documentation is also attached below.

Persons with special needs (i.e for whom English is a second language or who has a
vision impairment) may contact the Engineering Coordinator, Devonport City Council
on 6424 0511 or email council@devonport.tas.gov.au for assistance in accessing the
material.

Matthew Atkins
ACTING GENERAL MANAGER

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