Mt Fyans Wind Farm Planning Permit Application

Submissions closing on 07 February 2023, 04:45 PM

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The Minister for Planning has given notice of the application for a planning permit for the Mt Fyans Wind Farm PA1800406.  

Council sought feedback from the community to form its submission to the Minister - community feedback closed on January 23. 

Members of the community can make a submission to the Minister for Planning until February 7.  Submissions can be made via email to development.approvals@delwp.vic.gov.au or by post to PO Box 500, East Melbourne VIC 8002

Key aspects of the proposal include:

  • Construction of up to 81 wind turbines to a maximum blade tip height of 200 metres;
  • Up to 3 meteorological monitoring masts;
  • An onsite substation and an offsite grid connection substation with 19 km of 220kV overhead transmission line connection;
  • 500 metres of 500kV overhead transmission line between the grid connection substation and the Mortlake Terminal Station;
  • Approximately 80 km of underground cabling trench onsite;
  • Temporary construction facilities;
  • Operation and maintenance buildings;
  • Approximately 85 km of internal access tracks;
  • Removal of native vegetation;
  • New and upgraded road access points.

You may view the application and any supporting documents at:

In person:

Moyne Shire, Mortlake Office

Moyne Shire, Port Fairy Office

Koroit Library, High Street, Koroit

Mt Fyans Wind Farm office, Dunlop Street, Mortlake

Online:

https://www.planning.vic.gov.au/permits-and-applications/ministerial-permits/browse-ministerial-permits?query=PA1800406#MinisterialPermits--PA1800406

OR

https://mtfyanswindfarm.com.au/planning-application/