The following draft reports are being provided for community review and feedback as part of AGL’s broader community consultation program:
We will publish the remaining draft studies (listed below) as soon as they become available prior to submitting the EES referral.
Please note that these are working drafts, and may be subject to change prior to submission. They have been prepared on the basis of the design and engineering work as part of the feasibility studies, in advance of formal commercial arrangements being in place with FSRU operators or the final construction methodology being agreed.
These studies do not cover the pipeline between Crib Point and Pakenham, which is being developed separately by APA. We will keep the community updated on progress of the pipeline, including timing of applications to be lodged by APA for approvals under State and Commonwealth legislation.
What happens next?
Once all the reports are complete AGL plans to lodge a referral to the Minister for Planning, who will make an assessment to determine whether an EES is required for the FSRU.
Prior to submitting the Referral, AGL welcomes any comments or questions on the draft FSRU studies. Please email any comments to the project Community Relations Manager, Jay Gleeson
What other key approvals are required for the FSRU?
Information from the independent specialist studies provided above will also be used to support the following applications for the FSRU:
These applications are currently being prepared, and we will keep you updated as to when you will have an opportunity to review and provide any feedback.
In addition, there are a number of other Acts which are relevant to the design, construction and operation of the FSRU, including:
The requirements of relevant legislation will be addressed throughout the FSRU
Got a question or want to have your say? We’re keen to hear from you.