Why it matters

Regulating Cadia mine

We are seeking feedback on the environment protection licence for Cadia mine. Have a read and tell us what you think.

Read the Cadia mine environment protection licence

The NSW Environment Protection Authority (the EPA) issues environment protection licences to mines. We require operators to meet legally enforceable conditions relating to noise, air, water, land contamination, waste and other operational matters.

We progressively amend licences to ensure they require continuous improvement. We also review each licence at least every five years.

The EPA is seeking public feedback to ensure the licence for Cadia mine delivers an appropriate level of regulation. Your views are encouraged and will used to inform our review of the environment protection licence for Cadia mine.

We want to get your feedback on:

  • Air emission limits
  • Monitoring conditions
  • Community access to information.

Ways to have your say

Public consultation on the licence review is now open.

You can provide your feedback by:

  • Completing the short survey below
  • Providing a written submission by emailing cadialicencereview@epa.nsw.gov.au

Your privacy

Please note, your feedback on the Cadia mine licence review may include ‘personal information,' including your name, address, email, internet protocol address and any other personal information contained in your feedback.

The NSW Environment Protection Authority (the EPA) must comply with the Privacy and Personal Information Protection Act 1998. Visit the EPA’s privacy page and the Privacy Policy for further information on its online consultation platform.

The EPA may publish all or part of your feedback on its website, on its online consultation platform or in a consultation report. In providing us with your feedback, you consent to the EPA publishing all or part of your submission. If you would like all or part of your feedback to be withheld from publication, please let us know when making your feedback.

If you send us an email, we will record your email for the purpose of responding to you.

All information held by the EPA is subject to the Government Information (Public Access) Act 2009.