South Capel Remediation Project

Iluka Resources Limited proposes to undertake the South Capel Remediation Project (SCRP), located in Capel, Western Australia (EPBC Act Referral 2018/8250).
The proposed action was determined to be a “controlled action” for the purposes of the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 (EPBC Act), with the controlling provisions under Part 3, Division 1 of the EPBC Act being Sections 18 and 18A (Listed Threatened Species and Communities).
Referral and additional information in relation to the SCRP was made available for public comment between 30 May 2019 and 14 June 2019.  Advertisements seeking public comments were published in “The West Australian”, “The South Western Times” and “The Busselton Dunsborough Times” with hard copies available at:

  • JS Battye Library, 25 Francis Street, Perth; and
  • Shire of Capel Public Library: Forest Road, Capel, Western Australia 6271.

On 17 June 2019, Iluka Resources notified the Department of the Environment and Energy that no public comments were received in relation to the proposed action.  Accordingly, Iluka Resources has made no changes to the referral and additional documentation.
Iluka hereby gives notice that the documents are being published under Section 95B(4) of the EPBC Act and can be found in the public libraries mentioned above or just click on the links below. 
People with special needs (e.g. for who English is a second language or who have a vision impairment) may contact Karina Tedesco on 1800 339 997 or at for assistance in accessing the document.
The Department of the Environment and Energy will now assess the referral and additional information and recommend whether


2018 8250 SCRP Preliminary Documentation Public Comment
2018 8250 SCRP EPBC Referral Attachment 1
2018-8250 SCRP EPBC Referral with Figures
2018-8250 SCRP Fauna Survey CDP
2018-8250 SCRP Fauna Survey SC
2018-8250 SCRP Flora and Vegetation Survey CDP
2018-8250 SCRP Flora and Vegetation Survey SC