Environmentally relevant activities
  • Last updated:
  • 18 Feb 2020

Sunshine Coast Council regulates environmental activities jointly with the State Government.

Any of the following activities requires a licence with council:

  • Asphalt Manufacturing
  • ERA 12 Plastic Product Manufacturing (50t or more of plastic products/yr; or 5t or more of foam, composite plastics or rigid fibre-reinforced plastics/yr)
  • ERA 19 Metal Forming (10,000t or more/yr)
  • ERA 20 Metal Recovery (less than 100t/day; or more than 100t/day or 10,000t/yr)
  • ERA 38 Surface Coating (anodising, electroplating, enamelling or galvanising using 1t to 100t of surface coating materials in a year)
  • ERA 49 Boat Maintenance or Repair
  • ERA 61 Waste Incineration and Thermal Treatment

For information on when you need an approval, how to apply, how to comply and other tools and resources visit the Toolbox website.