Disclosure log 2015

Under the Government Information (Public Access) Act 2009 (GIPA Act), agencies are required to keep a record (a disclosure log) of information about formal applications it receives under the GIPA Act.

The disclosure log sets out information that is released under the GIPA Act that may be of interest to members of the public, and is available on request by contacting

Ph: (02) 9995 6099 or (02) 9995 6497
Email: gipa.privacy@epa.nsw.gov.au
PO Box A290
Sydney South NSW 1232
Level 14, 59 Goulburn Street, Sydney.

Prior to 2012, applications relating to the EPA can be found on the Office of Environment and Heritage website.

See the Minister's disclosure log

Reference no. Date the application was decided Description of the information and the type of release (full or partial)

GIPA532

EPA204

10/02/15

Partial release (57 pages)

Odour complaints relating to Sydney Water’s North Head Wastewater Treatment Plant (1996-2014).

(Excluding personal information).

Also refer to other GIPA applications relating to the Plant.

GIPA548

EPA212

05/03/15

Full release (one record)

The number of Class 3 Dangerous Goods Vehicles registered in NSW and the category of each type eg. Rigid, Semi-Trailer, B-Double.

GIPA549

EPA213

07/05/15

Full release (62 pages)

Land contamination at the former Labelcraft site, 30-40 George Street, Leichhardt.

GIPA552

EPA215

23/03/15

Partial release (58 pages)

Water quality in the Murrumbidgee Irrigation Area - change in EPA licence conditions.

GIPA553

EPA216

13/05/15

Full release (1,032 pages)

Reports and correspondence regarding assessment, investigation or monitoring of 11-11C Grand Avenue, Camellia.

GIPA561

EPA219

27/04/15

Full release (one record)

Records related to a complaint regarding the North Head Sewage Treatment Plant.

Also refer to other GIPA applications relating to the Plant.

GIPA567

EPA220

12/05/15

Full release (56 pages)

Copy of the EPL application submitted to the NSW EPA for operations at 60 Crawford Road Coorabong, and correspondence relating to the Environment Protection Licence between Australian Native Landscape and the EPA.

GIPA577

EPA221

08/06/15

Full release (42 pages)

Records related to the WestConnex M4 Widening project.

GIPA582

EPA223

09/06/15

Full release (two reports)

Former Shell site at 67 New South Head Road, Rushcutters Bay.

GIPA584

EPA224

14/07/15

Partial release (46 pages)

Inspection reports related to Soilco Pty Ltd, Wogamia.

GIPA586

EPA224

08/07/15

Full release (one report)

Environment Protection Licence re BSV Tyre Recycle, December 2014.

GIPA587

EPA225

17/07/15

Full release (one report)

Astra Street Landfill, Shortland - Voluntary Management Proposal (VMP) Implementation - Water and Gas Monitoring Report and Annual Report - November 2013.

GIPA588

EPA226

30/07/15

Partial release (31 records). 

Records concerning the selection of members to the Lake Macquarie Lead Community Reference Group.

GIPA594

EPA230

13/08/15

Partial release (103 pages)

Records related to dumping of waste in:

(a)   Young Shire Council

(b)   Harden Shire Council

(c)   Boorowa Shire Council

between 1 July 2014 and 31 December 2014.

GIPA595

EPA231

19/08/15

Full release

Records related to the online reporting of littering. Also, the number of matters that have been challenged and that will proceed to court.

GIPA596

EPA232

05/08/15

Full release (186 pages)

Details of the expense account of the Chair/CEO, EPA, for the past three years.

GIPA598

EPA233

05/08/15

Full release (six reports)

Reports related to the site located at the corner of Centenary and Merrylands Roads, Merrylands.

GIPA601

EPA234

03/09/15

Full release (six records)

Records related to an EPA review of an Environment Impact Statement for a small stock abattoir next to Blayney Sealink Cold Store Complex (SSD 6594).

Also refer to GIPA606 / EPA237.

GIPA606

EPA237

08/09/15

Full release (80 records). 

Records related to a proposed small stock abattoir next to Blayney Sealink Cold Store Complex (SSD 6594). 

Also refer to GIPA601 / EPA234.

 GIPA602

EPA235

 04/09/15

Partial release (13 records) 

  • Records related to Maules Creek, Boggabri and Tarrawonga Community Consultative Commitee.
  • Correspondence from the NSW Minerals Council to the EPA concerning the Regional Air Monitoring Network.
  • Briefing papers concerning notices/impacts associated with Tarrawonga, Boggabri or Maules coal mines.
  • Briefing papers concerning air quality monitoring in and around the Leard coal mine precinct.

GIPA607

EPA238

15/09/15

Partial release (140 records)

Documentation and correspondence relating to odour, emission of odour and complaints relating to odour at the Macarthur Resource Recovery Park (Jacks Gully Alternative Waste Technology facility).

GIPA608

EPA239

26/08/15

Full release

Documents relating to 21 Day Street, Lansvale.

GIPA609

EPA240

07/09/15

Full release

1. EPA Forestry Unit correspondence with the Forestry Corporation of NSW mentioning 'system testing records' for the 2014-15 financial year.

2. EPA Forestry Unit's protocol or similar, relating to the use and management of 'system testing records'.  This term apparently refers to a record of animal or plants to be entered into the Office of Environment and Heritage's Atlas of Wildlife for 'testing purposes'.

3. Audit reports by the EPA Forestry Unit relating to the following compartments: Einfeld State Forest – 311-314 and 292, Bulahdelah – 140-143, Bulahdelah – 129-132, Kipparra – 16-21, Corrobare – 305; 306; and 316-319, Riamukka – 155-157; 341.

4. Summary of breaches for the cluster of audits listed in 3.

5. Letters sent by the EPA Forestry Unit to the Forestry Corporation of NSW regarding audits and breaches of licence in the 2014-15 financial year.

GIPA615

EPA242

14/10/15

Partial release (750 pages)

The Annual Returns provided by the following five coal mines between 2010-2014:

  • Bulga Coal Management
  • Mt Thorley-Warkworth Operations
  • Hunter Valley Operations
  • Drayton
  • Mount Arthur.

GIPA619

EPA243

05/11/15

Partial release (600 pages)

Records related to a fire at 11 Severn Street, St Marys on 17 January 2015.

GIPA620

EPA244

09/11/15

Partial release (nine records). 

Records regarding forestry operations at Lot 2, DP 599556, 756 Whian Whian Road, Whian Whian.

GIPA622

EPA246

20/11/15

Partial release (nine records and a digital copy of koala habitat modelling that will require the viewer to have ArcGIS or other mapping systems)

Records relating to the EPA's koala mapping project.

GIPA624

EPA247

29/10/15

Full release (24 records)

Records relating to the removal of coal seam gas waste material from AGL’s Broke site to Bettergrow in Vineyard and Tari Springs Farm on Putty Road.  

Also refer to GIPA394 / EPA141.

GIPA628

EPA251

06/01/16

Full release (11 records)

Records relating to four contaminated sites - Wilson's Park, Holker Busway, Silverwater, BHP Newcastle Steelworks Site, Koppers Newcastle Site and Steel River Newcastle Site.

GIPA633

EPA252

10/02/16

Partial release (32 records)

Records relating to investigations into the activities of Liverpool City Council in relation to asbestos-containing waste at a number of sites, including the Western Depot.

GIPA639

EPA253

20/11/15

Partial release (two records)

An investigation report into an aerial herbicide spray incident on 8 July 2013 by ParkAir, National Parks and Wildlife Service, at Forresters Beach, Central Coast, and an aerial application record.

GIPA644

EPA255

04/12/15

Full release (14 records)

Records related to 205-225 Euston Road, Alexandria.

GIPA648

EPA257

03/12/15

Full release of information (two records).

(i)  Rutherford Air Quality Liaison Committee Health Impacts of Ambient Air Quality in Rutherford – Draft Technical Brief

(ii) Email dated 07.12.15: Ruther Air Quality Liaison Committee.

GIPA651

EPA258

30/11/15

Full release of information (one record).

Spreadsheet containing EPA records of waste material sent to QLD from the Online Waste tracking system.

GIPA652

EPA259

27/11/15

Full release of information (one record).

EPA employees who were for authorised for the purposes of the Native Vegetation Act 2003 from 01.09.2013 to 31.10.2013.

GIPA655

EPA261

07/12/15

Full release of information (one record).

Letter dated 14 November 2012 from Mark Adamson – West Assessment Team at the Sutherland Shire Council to Trevor Wilson, Environment Protection Authority with the subject ‘Property: Benedict’s Sandy Point Quarry, 14309 Heathcote Road, Sandy Point'.

GIPA657

EPA262

 

01/12/15

Full release

All records released under previous GIPA applications re Martin’s Creek Quarry.

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