What's happening now

Moorebank Intermodal Company (MIC) and Sydney Intermodal Terminal Alliance (SIMTA) have combined their adjoining sites to create a single freight precinct in Moorebank.

MIC approvals

NSW concept approval

On Friday 3 June 2016, the NSW Planning Assessment Commission approved MIC's Stage 1 State Significant Development Concept Approval for an intermodal terminal on the MIC owned land at Moorebank now known as Moorebank Precinct West. The PAC's determination can be viewed here.

Commonwealth approval

On the 27 September 2016, the Commonwealth Department of Environment and Energy (DoEE) approved MIC's environmental and planning approval application under Section 104 of the Commonwealth Environmental Protection and Biodiversity Act 1999 for development of an intermodal terminal on Moorebank Precinct West. The final Environmental Impact Assessment Statement (EIS) documentation consists of the draft EIS exhibited in late 2014, the two Response to Submissions report and a summary document. The DoEE approval can be viewed here.

The finalised EIS is available to download.

SIMTA approvals

SIMTA has received the following planning approvals to date:

All future planning applications will be managed by SIMTA for the development of the Moorebank Intermodal Terminal on the combined precinct.

SIMTA has recently sought additional approvals as follows:

Details of these can be found at www.simta.com.au.