A new planning application for a gold and silver mine in Cononish Glen, near Tyndrum was received in 2017.
This application is a revision to an application previously approved in 2011 and 2015.
You can view all of the application documents, including the Environmental Impact Assessment, on the e-planning portal using reference 2017/0254/MIN.
The application has been assessed according to standard planning procedures and a report recommending the approval of the application will be considered by the National Park Board members at a special hearing on Tuesday 27 February at 1.30pm in Crianlarich Village Hall.
You can view the planning report here
Changes to the application
This new application has a few key changes from the previously granted application:
The new application still includes:
A ‘bulk processing trial’ recently took place at the site processing material excavated in the 1980s when exploring for gold.