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State Significant Infrastructure

Assessment

Upper South Creek Advanced Water Recycling Centre

Penrith, Canterbury-Bankstown, Wollondilly Shire, Liverpool City, Fairfield City

Current Status: More Information Required

Interact with the stages for their names

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

Concept and Stage 1 development application for an Advanced Water Recycling Centre to provide wastewater services and recycled water for the Aerotropolis and South West Growth Areas and associated pipelines.

EPBC

This project is a controlled action under the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 and will be assessed under the bilateral agreement between the NSW and Commonwealth Governments, or an accredited assessment process. For more information, refer to the Department of Agriculture Water and the Environment's website.

Attachments & Resources

Notice of Exhibition (2)

Amendment Report Notice of Exhibition
Notice of Exhibition

Application (2)

Upper South Creek AWRC Critical Declaration Notice
USC AWRC Scoping Report

SEARs (2)

Issued SEARs_28082020_104059
Issued SEARs 28 January 2021

EIS (53)

Upper South Creek AWRC EIS Overview Brochure
Volume 1 Executive Summary_v2 (1)
Volume 2 Project Info and Consultation_Part 1_v2
Volume 2 Project Info and Consultation_Part 2_v2
Volume 3 Impact Assessment_Part 1_v2
Volume 3 Impact Assessment_Part 2_v2
Volume 3 Impact Assessment_Part 3_Redacted_v2
Volume 3 Impact Assessment_Part 4_v2
Volume 3 Impact Assessment_Part 5_v2
Volume 4 Environmental Management and Synthesis_v2
Volume 5 Glossary and References_v2
Appendix A SEARs compliance table_v2
Appendix B Western Sydney strategic context
Appendix C History of environmental flows
Appendix D Dry weather flows to South Ck
Appendix E EP&A and EPBC Regulation list
Appendix F Water Quality_Part 1_v2
Appendix F Water Quality_Part 2_v2
Appendix G Geomorphology_Redacted_v2
Appendix H Aquatic Ecosystem Assessment_v2
Appendix I Peer Review of Key Waterways Impacts_v2
Appendix J Biodiversity Assessment_Part 1_v2
Appendix J Biodiversity Assessment_Part 2_v2
Appendix J Biodiversity Assessment_Part 3_v2
Appendix J Biodiversity Assessment_Part 4_v2
Appendix J Biodiversity Assessment_Part 5_v2
Appendix J Biodiversity Assessment_Part 6_v2
Appendix J Biodiversity Assessment_Part 7_v2
Appendix J Biodiversity Assessment_Part 8_v2
Appendix K Surface Water Impact Assessment_v2
Appendix L Flood Impact Assessment_Part 1_v2
Appendix L Flood Impact Assessment_Part 2_v2
Appendix M Groundwater Impact Assessment_Part 1
Appendix M Groundwater Impact Assessment_Part 2
Appendix N Soil and Contamination_Part 1
Appendix N Soil and Contamination_Part 2
Appendix O Aboriginal Cultural Her_Redacted_v2
Appendix P Statement of Heritage Impact_Part 1_v2
Appendix P Statement of Heritage Impact_Part 2_v2
Appendix P Statement of Heritage Impact_Part 3_v2
Appendix P Statement of Heritage Impact_Part 4_v2
Appendix Q World Heritage Assessment_Redacted_2
Appendix R Air Quality Impact Assessment_v2
Appendix S Noise and Vibration Impact Assessment
Appendix T Landscape Char and Visual Impact_v2
Appendix U Traffic and Transport Impact Assessment
Appendix V Health Impact Assessment
Appendix W Preliminary Hazard Analysis
Appendix X Socio-economic Impact Assess_Part 1_v2
Appendix X Socio-economic Impact Assess_Part 2_v2
Appendix Y Ecologically Sustainable Development
Appendix Z Waste Impact Assessment_v2
Appendix AA Airport Safeguarding

Response to Submissions (13)

Upper South Creek AWRC Submissions Report
Appendix A Submissions Register
Appendix B Updated Management Measures
Appendix C Flooding Assessment
Appendix D Analysis of dissolved to total nut
Appendix E Aquatic ecology maps
Appendix F Surface Water Assessment
Appendix G Platypus Impact Assessment
Appendix H Updated Groundwater Report
Appendix I Peer review of water quality models
Submissions Report on project amendments
Issued Request RTS
Request RTS_Amendment Report

Agency Advice (41)

Environment, Energy and Science EIS Advice - Part 1
Environment, Energy and Science EIS Advice - Part 2
DPIE Water EIS Advice
EPA EIS Advice - Part 1
EPA EIS Advice - Part 2
Transport for NSW EIS Advice
WaterNSW EIS Advice
Heritage NSW - ACH EIS Advice
Heritage NSW - Heritage Council EIS Advice
DPI Fisheries EIS Advice
DPIE Crown Lands EIS Advice
DPI Agriculture EIS Advice
Resources Regulator EIS Advice
Wollondilly Shire Council EIS Advice
Fairfield Council EIS Advice
Liverpool Council EIS Advice
DPE Water Amendment Report Advice
EPA Amendment Report Advice
WaterNSW Amendment Report Advice
Heritage NSW - ACH Amendment Report Advice
Penrith Council Amendment Report Advice
DAWE Amendment Report Advice
EH Group Amendment Report Advice
Fairfield Council Amendment Report Advice
Wollondilly Council Amendment Report Advice
CB Council Amendment Report Advice
EH Group RtS Advice - Part 1
EH Group RtS Advice - Part 2
EPA RtS Advice
TfNSW RtS Advice
Heritage NSW RtS Advice
Penrith Council RtS Advice
Fairfield Council RtS Advice
Canterbury Bankstown Council RtS Advice
Liverpool Council RtS Advice
DPI Fisheries RtS Advice
WaterNSW RtS Advice
Sydney Trains RtS Advice
Greater Sydney Parklands RtS Advice
WSA RtS Advice
DPE Water RtS Advice

Amendments (7)

Amendment-PIR Approval Letter
Upper South Creek AWRC Amendment Report_Redacted
Appendix A Amended Project Description
Appendix B Biodiversity Assessment
Appendix C Aboriginal Heritage Technical Note_Reda
Appendix D Noise and Vibration Assessment
Appendix E Traffic and Transport Assessment

Additional Information (8)

RFI Request for Additional Information 1
Att A_Consolidated agency and council responses
USC AWRC RFI 1 - Part 1_1 June 2022
USC AWRC RFI 1 - Part 2_1 July 2022
USC AWRC RFI 1 - Part 3_11 July 2022_waterway health
RFI Request for Additional Information 2
Attachment A_EHG advice following meeting on
USC AWRC RFI 2_flooding

Submissions

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Showing 1 - 20 of 20 submissions
NSW Rural Fire Service
Comment
Granville , New South Wales
Message
Attachments
Steven Broussos
Support
GREENACRE , New South Wales
Message
I like this idea. Further, if this water is recycled here, perhaps we could harvest drinking water further upstream with minimal disruption to the amount of the water
Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA)
Comment
Phillip , Australian Capital Territory
Message
Attachments
Wollondilly Shire Council
Comment
PICTON , New South Wales
Message
Submission from Wollondilly Council is attached Please note timeframe of comments and complexity of the project prevented the adoption of a formal Council possition
Contact is David Henry 4677 9687 or e-mail [email protected]
Attachments
Western Sydney Leadership Dialogue
Support
BALMAIN , New South Wales
Message
See attached submission
Attachments
Nicholas Nasser
Object
Kemps Creek , New South Wales
Message
Attachments
Department of Regional NSW - Mining, Exploration and Geoscience
Comment
Maitland , New South Wales
Message
Attachments
Western Parkland City Authority
Comment
Parramatta , New South Wales
Message
Attachments
Fairfield City Council
Comment
,
Message
Please find attached Fairfield City Council comments in relation to the Upper South Creek project.
Attachments
Western Sydney Planning Partnership
Comment
Parramatta , New South Wales
Message
Attachments
Western Sydney Parklands
Comment
Parramatta , New South Wales
Message
Attachments
Canterbury-Bankstown Council
Comment
Bankstown , New South Wales
Message
Attachments
Western Sydney Airport
Comment
Liverpool , New South Wales
Message
Attachments
LIVERPOOL CITY COUNCIL
Support
Liverpool , New South Wales
Message
Council staff strongly support the progression of this SSI to ensure critical supporting infrastructure is delivered to support the existing and future population of Western Sydney. However, some issues have been identified and it is requested that consideration be given to the detailed comments and recommendations provided in the attached letter.
Attachments
Laurence Jones
Object
Parrearra , Queensland
Message
Attachments
Matthew Fowler
Object
Endeavour Energy
Comment
HUNTINGWOOD , New South Wales
Message
Please refer to the attachment.
Attachments
Penrith City Council
Comment
,
Message
Good Afternoon,

Please find attached further draft submission in response to EIS - Upper South Creek Advanced Water Recycling Centre SSI-8609189. Please note that this is a further draft submission only and Council’s formal submission will not be made until the minutes are confirmed from the recent Council meeting.

Kind regards
Simone Muscat
Secretary - Management Team
Attachments
Wollondilly Shire Council
Comment
PICTON , New South Wales
Message
Please refer to the attached PDF
Attachments
Canterbury-Bankstown Council
Comment
Bankstown , New South Wales
Message
Attachments

Pagination

Project Details

Application Number
SSI-8609189
EPBC ID Number
2020/8816
Assessment Type
State Significant Infrastructure
Development Type
Sewerage collection, treatment and disposal
Local Government Areas
Penrith, Canterbury-Bankstown, Wollondilly Shire, Liverpool City, Fairfield City

Contact Planner

Name
Nathan Heath