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Mining and Resources
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Commissioner (Panel Chair)
Alan Coutts
Other Commissioners
Peter Williams, Zada Lipman
Planning Officer
Jorge Van Den Brande
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Case Status: Determined - Approved
Referral received: 11/06/2018


Mount Pleasant Mod 3 Statement of Reasons
Notice of Modification MOD 3
Schedule Meeting
Appendix A Environmental Assessment
Appendix B Submissions
Appendix C Response to Submissions
Appendix D Notice of Modification
Appendix E Consolidated Consent
Referral Letter
Assessment Report
Public Notice
Registration Form
IPCPresentation26618Final C RES00924535
1 Briefing from the Department
2 Briefing from the Proponent
Follow up from Briefing from the Proponent 280618
Mount Pleasant Public Meeting Minutes 0472018
Notes from Muswellbrook Council Brefing 030718pdf
Site inspection notes 030718
Register IPC Conflicts
1 Letter from Lock the Gate to IPC
2 Letter to DPE 280618
3 Response to LTG 280618
4 DPE response to to IPC with Further Response to LtG 09072018
5 EPA Response to DPE 130718
6 NSW Healthe Response to DPE 110718
Commission to DPE on HTBA Comments 230718
DPE Letter to IPC Response to email 12072018
DPE Response to IPC 100818
Final response to HTBA
HTBA letter to Mr Alan Coutts IPC 5718
HTBA response
Proponent to IPC on HTBA Comments 030818
Response to HTBA
1 180706Final MOD 3 Letter to IPC HTBA
180702 Highlevel Review MemorandumTalking Point
2 HTBA MTP Modification 3 040717
20180710_MACH Mount Pleasant Operation Modification 3 Additional Information
20180713 ltr MACH MPO IPC Additional Written Submissions
3 Legal Appendix 1
3 Legal Appendix 2
4 Compiled Specialist Studies
Beverley Atkinson
BMC Letter to IPC MACH MOD 3
Brendan Barry
Cr Kiwa Fisher
David Sorensen
Hunter Communities Network
Jan Davis
Joanne Van Hees
MCCI submission
Mike Kelly
Mod 3 Late HTBA SubmissionB RES00930151
Muswellbrook Shire Council
Name withheld
Peter Hodges
Proponents further comments
Ross Cole Godolphin
Ross Pahuru
Shane Davey
Wendy Wales


Date and time
7:30 PM Wed 04 July 2018
Upper Hunter Conservatorium of Music
80 Bridge Street Muswellbrook NSW 2333
Philippa Vale 02 9383 2115

The meeting will be open to the public to observe the proceedings, 

however if you would like to apply to speak at the meeting you must register before 5 pm on 29th June 2018, by:

Completing the Registration Form and emailing it to We will then notify you if your request to speak has been accepted.  

Because we know some people find public speaking trying, and there will be others who cannot attend on the day, we will accept written comments up to one week after the public meeting. Written comments are weighed the same as spoken presentations.

For further details, please see the Notice for the Public meeting.

From 1 March 2018, the Commission is legislatively required to publish an audio recording or written transcript of public meetings. This meeting will be recorded, with a written transcript published on the Commission's website. Personal information will be managed in accordance with the Commission's Privacy Statement.

Any updates about the meeting will be published on this webpage and will be emailed to registered speakers before the meeting.

If you have any questions about the public meeting process or Commission's role with the project, please contact the officer assisting the Commission, Jorge Van Den Brande (02) 9383 2100

Date and time

Anyone wishing to access the transcript of this meeting must read and agree to the following disclaimer:

This recording is made publicly available, as required by, and in accordance with clause 25 of Schedule 2 of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act.  Any views expressed by persons who presented to the Commission at this meeting, are not the views of the Commission or any of its employees.

To confirm that you have read the disclaimer and to view the transcript click here.

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