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Centerra Turkey



Project number:


Business sector:

Natural resources

Notice type:


ESIA disclosed:

08 Apr 2016



Approval date:

20 Jul 2016

Project description

An up to US$ 75 million senior secured project finance loan with up to 6-7 years maturity to Öksüt Madencilik Sanayi ve Ticaret A.S. ('OMAS'), a 100% subsidiary of Centerra Gold Inc ('Centerra').

There is a Project Summary Document available for this project.

ESIA disclosure package

Non-Technical Summary (NTS): English | Turkish

Draft Environmental and Social Action Plan (ESAP): English | Turkish

Biodiversity Action Plan: English | Turkish

Offset Strategy: English | Turkish

Environment and Social Impact Assessments

Front cover and Table of Contents: English | Turkish

Chapter 1: Introduction: English | Turkish

Chapter 2: Legal and Planning Policy Framework: English | Turkish

Chapter 3: Approach to Environmental and Social Assessment: English | Turkish

Chapter 4: Alternatives: English | Turkish

Chapter 5: Project Description: English | Turkish

Chapter 6: Stakeholder Consultation and Engagement: English | Turkish

Chapter 7: Air Quality: English | Turkish

Chapter 8: Biodiversity: English | Turkish

Chapter 9: Topography, Geology and Soils: English | Turkish

Chapter 10: Water Resources: English | Turkish

Chapter 11: Noise and Vibration: English | Turkish

Chapter 12: Landscape and Visual Amenity: English | Turkish

Chapter 13: Population and Society: English | Turkish

Chapter 14: Economics and Employment: English | Turkish

Chapter 15: Land Use and Ownership: English | Turkish

Chapter 16: Infrastructure and Services: English | Turkish

Chapter 17: Community Health, Safety & Security: English | Turkish

Chapter 18: Cultural Heritage and Archaeology: English | Turkish

Chapter 19: Cumulative Effects: English | Turkish

Environmental and Social Management Plans

Environmental and Social Management System Framework Document: English | Turkish

Air Emissions Management Plan: English | Turkish

Biodiversity Management Plan: English | Turkish

Community Health, Safety and Security Management Plan: English | Turkish

Community Development Framework: English | Turkish

Conceptual Mine Closure Framework: English | Turkish

Contractor Management Framework: English | Turkish

Cultural Heritage Management Plan: English | Turkish

Cyanide Management Framework: English | Turkish

Emergency Response Plan: English | Turkish

Hazardous Materials Management Plan: English | Turkish

Labour Management Plan: English | Turkish

Livelihood Restoration Framework: English | Turkish

Mineral Waste Management Plan: English | Turkish

Noise and Vibration Management Plan: English | Turkish

Non Mineral Waste Management Plan: English | Turkish

Stakeholder Engagement Plan: English | Turkish

Transport Management Plan: English | Turkish

Water Resources Management Plan: English | Turkish

Annexures to the 2016 ESIA

List of annexures

Zip file - ESIA Annexes 1
Zip file - ESIA Annexes 2
Zip file - ESIA Annexes 3
Zip file - ESIA Annexes 4
Zip file - ESIA Annexes 5
Zip file - ESIA Annexes 6

Project Standard Update: English | Turkish

Full ESIA availability

Full ESIA documentation is available locally at:

  • OMAS office in Ankara (Turan Gűneş Bulv. Hollanda Cad. 3/5, Çankaya, Ankara)
  • OMAS office in Develi (İbrahimağa mah. Cumhuriyet cad. Belediye İş Merkezi Kat:3 No:64)
  • Office of the Develi Municipality
  • Office of the Develi Sub-Governor

Copies of the non-technical summary are also provided in local village tea houses and village muhtar offices. 


EBRD Resident Office in Ankara - Eskişehir Yolu, Armada Iş Merkezi, No:6 Kat:4, Söğütözü, 06520 Ankara


Environmental or social enquiries:

  • in person, in writing or over the phone at the OMAS office in Develi or the OMAS office in Ankara;

    the OMAS office in Develi:
    İbrahimağa mah. Cumhuriyet cad. Belediye İş Merkezi Kat:3 No:64 Devli/Kayseri

    the OMAS office in Ankara: Turan Gűneş Bulv. Hollanda Cad. 3/5, Çankaya/Ankara
  • via the Suggestion Boxes located in the villages near the Project;
  • by person verbally to site staff, including contractors, which will be recorded on a feedback form.

General enquiries

Darren Millman
Tel: +1 (416) 204-1953
Fax +1 (416) 204-1954

This document was prepared at an early stage of project development, before consideration by the EBRD Board of Directors. Details of a project may change following disclosure.

Environmental and Social Impact Assessments and ESIA summaries are produced by project sponsors, and the EBRD makes them available without any comment or implied endorsement. Any views expressed or statements made in the Environmental and Social Impact Assessment or the ESIA Summary do not necessarily reflect the views or opinions of the EBRD.

Last updated 25 June 2014

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