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State Significant Development

Maxwell Underground Coal Mine Project

Underground mining to produce high quality coals primarily for the steel industry using existing and proposed new infrastructure.

Current Status: Determination

Interact with the stages for their names

  1. SEARs
  2. Prepare EIS
  3. Arrange Exhibition
  4. Exhibition
  5. Collate Submissions
  6. Response to Submissions
  7. Assessment
  8. Recommendation
  9. Determination


Early Consultation (1)
Request for SEARs (2)
EIS (48)
Submissions (245)
Response to Submissions (2)
Agency Advice (15)
Additional Information (25)
Recommendation (3)
Determination (3)

Approved Documents

Management Plans and Strategies (15)
Community Consultative Committees and Panels (2)
Notifications (1)
Other Documents (2)

Note: Only documents approved by the Department after November 2019 will be published above. Any documents approved before this time can be viewed on the Applicant's website.


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Project Details

Application Number
EPBC ID Number
Assessment Type
State Significant Development
Development Type
Coal Mining
Local Government Areas
Muswellbrook Shire
Determination date

Contact Planner

Joe Fittell