Legislation & regulations

Imported materials management guidelines

This guideline provides practical guidance to mine and quarry operators for managing materials imported into sites for rehabilitation and/or materials recycling. The guideline lists the permissible uses of materials, respective regulators and management requirements.

This guideline can be used by:

  • quarry operators who hold a current work authority and import or may import materials for use or development to a location within the work authority
  • mine operators that hold a current mining licence and import materials from offsite.

Page last updated: 13 May 2019