Economic benefits

Tahmoor Coking Coal is committed to delivering positive and lasting social and economic benefits in the local Wollondilly Shire region it operates in.

The Tahmoor South Project is anticipated to extend Tahmoor Coking Coal operations until about 2035, and will make an important contribution to the Shire.

Key project benefits

continued employment for 400 people

170+ new jobs expected during the construction phase over a two-year period

annual contributions of more than $100,000 to support community groups, programs and projects

continued local supply of goods and services to the mine

approximately $160 million is expected to flow through the local Shire. 

expected local economic benefit: $122 million (salaries and wages), $35 million (goods and services to local suppliers); and $5.2 million in council rates