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BNTAC sharing FOI Documents on the Iron Ore (Wittenoom) Agreement Act

BNTAC is sharing the documents of Asbestos Management Plans for activities taking place on Banjima Country.

These documents are held by the Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety and have been released following a Freedom of Information application by Chapple Research Pty Ltd on behalf of BNTAC.

The documents relate specifically to the Iron Ore (Wittenoom) Agreement Act 

(which is currently between The WA State Government and Hancock Prospecting Pty Ltd),

and those granted mining tenements, exploration licenses and associated activities in the Asbestos Management Area (the Wittenoom Asbestos Contaminated Area).

Other documents pertaining to Temporary Reserve (TR) 5616H ie the Iron Ore (Wittenoom) Agreement Act, include –

1992 International Mining Technical Consultants (IMTC) Environmental Review and Management Programme (ERMP) for Hancock.

FREEDOM OF INFORMATION: SCHEDULE OF DOCUMENTS FOI NO 21/22-99   

FILE NO: DMS0449/2022

Item   No

 File/Page/

Document no.

    Date               Description   Company
1 File T4847/200501 PP 3-6 Dec. 2003 

“Standard Operating Procedure – Asbestos Management” (submitted in support of Ground Disturbing Approval Application Exploration for TR5616 dated 28/10/2005)                            

 Hancock Prospecting Pty Ltd (HPPL)
3

File EARS-POW- 73797

Doc. 5736084

10/3/2008  

“Asbestos Management Plan – Risk Assessment and Management of Natural Occurring and Residual Asbestos within HPPL’s Tenements” (submitted in support of Programme of Work (‘POW’) 73797 for E47/1315 – 2018)

HPPL
4

File EARS- POW- 78444

Doc. 6665720

22/08/2018 

“Fibrous Minerals Management Plan Mulga Downs Project” (submitted in support of POW 78444 for E47/1315 – 2019)

HPPL
5

File EARS- POW-81159

Doc. 6846250

15/11/2018

“Fibrous Minerals Management Plan Mulga Downs Project” (submitted in support of POW 81159 for E47/1315 - 2019)

HPPL
6

File EARS- POW-81568

Doc. 6899381

 22/8/2018 “Fibrous Minerals Management Plan Mulga Downs Project” Submitted in support of POW 81568 for E47/1315 – 2019)

Same as Doc 4

HPPL

7

File EARS- POW-34703

Doc. 1788961

- Asbestos Management Plan – Cover letter – Summary of Plans (submitted in support of POW 34703 for E47/1490 – 2012)

Rio Tinto Iron Ore (RTIO)

7A

File EARS- POW-34703

Doc. 1788961

13/12/2006 “Occupational Hygiene Manual” (only relevant sections) (submitted in support of POW 34703 for E47/1490 – 2012) RTIO
7B

File EARS- POW-34703

Doc. 1788961

12/2/2008

“Safe Working Procedure for Drillhole Intersection of Fibrous Minerals” (submitted in support of POW 34703 for E47/1490 – 2012)

RTIO
7C

File EARS- POW-34703

Doc. 1788961

 

05/03/2008

“Waste Management Procedure” (submitted in support of POW 34703 for E47/1490 – 2012)

RTIO
8

File EARS- POW-37955

Doc. 2197375

 

14/12/2009

“Rio Tinto Iron Ore (WA) Fibrous Minerals Management Plan” (submitted in support of POW 37955 for E47/1490 – 2013) RTIO
9

File EARS- POW-72445

Doc. 5581353

-

“Rio Tinto – Work Instruction: Asbestos Response Procedure – AAR – Australia” (submitted in support of POW 72445 for E47/1490 – 2018)

RTIO
9A

File EARS- POW-72445

Doc. 5581353

11/6/2012

“Rio Tinto – Exploration – Procedure: Asbestos – AAR – Australia” (submitted in support of POW 72445 for E47/1490 – 2018)

RTIO
10

File EARS- POW-72905

Doc. 5633180

-

“Rio Tinto – Work Instruction: Asbestos Response Procedure – AAR – Australia”  (submitted in support of POW 72905 for E47/1490 – 2018)

Same as Doc 9

RTIO

 

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