You can show you support the Rocky Hill Coal Project bringing jobs, investment and other benefits to Gloucester in a number of ways. It will only take a few minutes of your time.

1. Make a submission to the Government by October 28.

Option A – Electronically (preferred by the Department of Planning and Infrastructure)

Go to the online form at: http://www.majorprojects.planning.nsw.gov.au/index.pl?action=view_job&job_id=5156. Click on that link. Find the heading “Making a Submission”. Then complete the various boxes.

Option B – In writing

Address your letter to:

Director, Mining Projects
Development Assessment Systems and Approvals
Department of Planning and Infrastructure
GPO Box 39, SYDNEY 2001

Include:

  • Your name and address only at the top of the letter
  • The Project name: Rocky Hill Coal Project
  • The Project No: SSD 5156
  • A statement that you support the mine and your reason(s) – They can be as brief (one or two words) or as detailed as you like
  • You must also disclose if you have made a political donation in the past two years. Refer to the attached information sheet to determine if this requirement applies to you. If you haven’t made a donation write: “I have not made any reportable political donations in the past two years” in your written submission.

If you want the Department to delete your personal details before publishing your submission, make it clear at the top of the letter by writing: “Please do not publish my personal details when you publish my submission.”

Download PDF template for your assistance.

In addition to making a submission to Government, you can also:

2. Tell your friends you support the project and encourage them to show their support by making a submission and/or writing letters

3. Let your local councillor know you support the project. They represent YOU

A full list of councillors online at:
http://www.gloucester.nsw.gov.au/Your-Council/Councillors—Profiles/Councillors-and-Profiles

4. Let your local MP know you support the project

The Hon. Barry O’Farrell MP
Premier

Level 40, Governor Macquarie Tower
1 Farrer Place, Sydney NSW 2000

Email: office@premier.nsw.gov.au

 

The Hon. Andrew Stoner MP
Deputy Premier
Minister for Trade & Investment

Level 30, Governor Macquarie Tower
1 Farrer Place, Sydney NSW 2000

Email: office@stoner.minister.nsw.gov.au

The Hon. Brad Hazzard MP
Minister for Planning & Infrastructure

Level 33, Governor Macquarie Tower
1 Farrer Place, Sydney NSW 2000

Email: office@hazzard.minister.nsw.gov.au

 

The Hon. Chris Hartcher MP
Minister for Resources & Energy

Level 37, Governor Macquarie Tower
1 Farrer Place, Sydney NSW 2000

Email: office@hartcher.minister.nsw.gov.au

The Hon. Katrina Hodgkinson MP
Minister for Primary Industries

Level 30, Governor Macquarie Tower
1 Farrer Place, Sydney NSW 2000

Email: office@hodgkinson.minister.nsw.gov.au

 

The Hon. Jillian Skinner MP
Minister for Health & Medical Research

Level 31, Governor Macquarie Tower
1 Farrer Place, Sydney NSW 2000

Email: office@skinner.minister.nsw.gov.au

The Hon. George Souris MP
Member for Upper Hunter

Level 30, Governor Macquarie Tower
1 Farrer Place, Sydney NSW 2000

Email: office@souris.minister.nsw.gov.au
Email: upperhunter@parliament.nsw.gov.au

 

The Hon. John Robertson MP
Leader of the opposition

Labor Party Parliament House
Macquarie Street Sydney NSW 2000

Email: blacktown@parliament.nsw.gov.au

5. Write a letter to the editor of the Gloucester Advocate

Always be respectful to those who oppose the mine. Email your letter to luke.horton@fairfaxmedia.com.au