Public Notice under the EPBC Act 1999 - Rosewood Estate Stage 3

Notification for Publication of Final Preliminary Documentation under Section 95B(4) of the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999


Identification Number: EPBC 2013/7060

Name of the Action: Rosewood Estate

Location of the Action: 8km north of Tamworth at Moore Creek, NSW

Name of Person Intending to Take Action: Robert Dunst, Director Tamworth Quality Homes

Description of Action: Tamworth Quality Homes is proposing a seven (7) lot subdivision known as Stage 3.

The proposal has been determined to be a ‘controlled action’ under the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 (EPBC Act).  The controlling provision under the EPBC Act is ‘listed threatened species and communities’ (Section 18 and 18A).

Public comments were sought between 18 November 2015 and 1 December 2015.  No public comments were received. 

The period for public comment has now closed.  The Final Preliminary Documentation Submission Reports are available for a period of 10 business days from Wednesday 23 December 2015 ending 5pm on 11 January 2016, for information only, at the following locations:

  • Tamworth Regional Council Ray Walsh House 437 Peel Street, Tamworth
  • Tamworth Library 466 Peel Street, Tamworth
  • Office of Environment and Heritage NSW Level 14, 59-61 Goulburn Street, Sydney

It can also be downloaded by clicking on the links:

 Response to submissions report

 Approved publication of information for assessment on preliminary documentation.

 Preliminary documentation - Matter of National Environmental Significance.

 Dept of the Environment Referral Document - What is a referral?.

 Matters of National Significance Report (MNES).

 MNES - Attachments 1 to 5 Referral figures.

 MNES - Attachment 6 Figures 1 to 7.

 MNES - Attachment 6 Figures 8 to 9.


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