Planning Permits Approved

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Media Release: Delburn Wind Farm Receives Planning Approval

MEDIA RELEASE DATE: 30 March 2022 The Minister for Planning, Hon Mr Richard Wynne MP has approved the planning permit applications for the construction of the Delburn Wind Farm, a Victorian first for planation-based wind farms. In issuing the permit on 27 March 2022,...

Media Release: Delburn Wind Farm Awards Community Grants

MEDIA RELEASE DATE: 04 February 2022 Following the call for applications last year, OSMI Australia and Cubico Sustainable Investments are pleased to announce the successful recipients of funds from Delburn Wind Farm’s Pre-Development Community Benefit Fund. On the...

November Update from OSMI Australia

DWF Panel Hearing The final day of the panel hearing was conducted on Friday 12th November with the last three public submissions and closing remarks from OSMI, SCA and the CFA. We would like to thank everyone who took the time to follow the hearing and to present to...

Delburn Wind Farm Panel Hearing

The panel hearing for the Delburn Wind Farm is due to begin on Monday 18th October and is scheduled to run for 12 days. The hearing will be held online via Zoom. Everyone who has requested to be heard will have received details from Planning Panels Victoria on when...

Community and Stakeholder Consultative Committee Chair Appointed

Dr Anthony Boxshall has been appointed as the Independent Chair of the Delburn Wind Farm CSCC.  Anthony is the Principal and Founder of Science into Action Pty Ltd, a science impact company. Anthony has made a career of demystifying science for communities and all...

Media Release: Delburn Wind Farm Planning Applications Lodged

MEDIA RELEASE DATE: 13 January 2021 Delburn Wind Farm Planning Applications Lodged OSMI Australia has submitted its applications for planning approval to build the proposed Delburn Wind Farm to the Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning. The final project...

Applications Closed: Pre-Development Fund

Applications for our Pre-development Fund closed on 30 September 2020. Successful applicants will be announced in the near future. See our 'Community Benefits Scheme' page for more information. 

Environmental Referrals

Decisions were announced on both our environmental referrals this week. The construction of the project was determined not to be a controlled action under the EPBC Act, and will also not require an EES, subject to certain conditions. READ...

Media Release: Iconic Wind Farm set to benefit community

MEDIA RELEASE EMBARGOED: 17 July 2020 Community Consultation begins for proposed Delburn Wind Farm The Delburn Wind Farm will be an iconic project for the Latrobe Valley and surrounding areas, providing new local employment and procurement opportunities and...

Resubmission of EPBC Act Referral

The EPBC Act referral has been re-submitted. Further information and supporting documents can be found on our planning page.

Withdrawal of EPBC Act Referral

Due to a number of concerns raised by residents in regards to the EPBC referral documentation, and in consultation with the Department, OSMI have decided to withdraw its referral under the EPBC Act and resubmit. OSMI will notify the public of the re-submission date...


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