Storm Bay North Marine Farming Development Plan

​​​​Petuna Pty Ltd (Petuna) has received approval to prepare a draft Marine Farming Development Plan (MFDP) for an area of Storm Bay.

The draft Storm Bay North MFDP November 2017 and accompanying environmental impact statement (EIS) is being exhibited for two months from 9 December 2017 to 9 February 2018.

Representations in relation to Draft Storm Bay North Marine Farming Development Plan November 2017 must be lodged by 11:59pm 9 February 2018.



Have your say!

Use the online form to submit a representation in relation to the Draft Storm Bay North Marine Farming Development Plan November 2017 and, if you wish, to request a hearing.


 

Representations can be lodged by post:
Marine Farming Branch
Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water and Environment
GPO Box 44 
Hobart TAS 7001.


Representations must be lodged by 11:59pm 9 February 2018.
A public notice about this draft plan was published in the Mercury newspaper on 9 December 2017. 



Wh​​​at is being proposed?​​

The draft MFDP proposes to:
  • Establish a MFDP area located approximately 5 kms south of Betsey Island.
  • Provide a marine farming zone of approximately 430 ha with a maximum leasable area of 273 ha.
  • Implement management controls that are coordinated with adjacent MFDP areas.



Public exhibition documents

  Cover Draft Storm Bay North MFDP November 2017   (368Kb)

  Draft Storm Bay North MFDP November 2017   (2Mb)

  EIS to accompany draft Storm Bay North MFDP November 2017   (12Mb)

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