Municipal Affairs and Environment

Registration 1818

Port Rexton Microbrewery

Proponent:   Port Rexton Brewing Company Ltd.  

Summary of Environmental Assessment Process

Project Description:

The proponent has submitted a proposal to construct and operate a microbrewery in the Town of Port Rexton on the Bonavista Peninsula.  The proposal includes the production of approximately 300 hectolitres of beer per year at an existing residential/commercial property.  The project will also include public tours of the facility, a retail outlet and licenced lounge/tasting room for sampling the product.  Renovations are planned for the existing building in order to accommodate the brewery equipment and production process as well as the retail area and tasting room.  Upgrades are planned for the plumbing and electrical systems and the construction of a drilled well.  This project is expected to commence upon receipt of all approvals.

  • October 26, 2015 - The undertaking was registered.
  • December 1, 2015 - Deadline for public comments.
  • December 10, 2015 - The Minister's Decision is due.
  • January 7, 2016 - The Minister announced that the project is released.

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