Information for Community and Landholders
This section is designed to provide information to landholders and the community on matters relating to earth resources issues.
Objecting to a Licence Application
If you wish to object to an application for a licence you may do so online or in writing within 21 days after the latest date on which the application was advertised. To register your objection online, please ensure you state the licence application number and the grounds on which your objection is made, in order for your objection to be considered.
Code of Practice for Mineral Exploration
The Code of Practice for Mineral Exploration has been varied under section 89E of the Mineral Resources (Sustainable Development) Act 1990, to reflect the amended definition of low impact exploration. The amended definitions came into effect on 1 November 2014.
For any queries regarding the revised definition of low impact exploration, please contact ERRFeedback@ecodev.vic.gov.au
Code of Practice for Low Risk MinesThe Code of Practice for Low Risk Mines has been made under section 89E of the Mineral Resources (Sustainable Development) Act 1990 (the Act).
The Code has been developed in response to amendments to the Act which will mean that low risk mines may be able to operate under the Code rather than lodging a work plan. The amendments to the Act came into effect on 1 November 2014.
For any queries, please contact ERRFeedback@ecodev.vic.gov.au.
If you have a complaint about any earth resources activities regulated by this department, please complete and submit our complaints form on the link below. If you wish to remain anonymous you must provide at least one means of communication.