Notice of Application for an Exploration Licence (EL007245)

Mineral Resources (Sustainable Development) Act 1990 – Section 15(5)
Mineral Resources (Sustainable Development) (Mineral Industries) Regulations 2019 – Regulation 22(1) and Schedule 1

1. Name and address of applicant(s):

Milan Exploration Pty Ltd C/- Tony Poli
PO Box 7987, Cloisters Square, Perth, WA 6850

2. Contact details of applicant for map and other information requests:

Telephone: (08) 9322 2248

3. Applicant’s website
Further information about this application is available at the following website:

4. Details of the application:

Application Number: EL007245

Locality of the land to which the application relates:
Located between Shepparton and Wangaratta, near Thooma, centred approximately 22km north of Benalla

Approximate area of application (Graticular Sections): 448 grats

Date of the application: 18 November 2020

Outline of the proposed program of work:

  1. Review of previous exploration data
  2. Geological mapping, prospecting and reconnaissance
  3. Geophysical surveys. Aerial and ground.
  4. RC and Diamond Drilling.

Term applied for: 5 years.

5. Objections or Comments:

Any person may object or comment to a licence being granted by:
(a) putting the objection or comment in writing; and
(b) including the grounds on which it is made.

Objections or comments must be lodged within 21 days after the latest date on which the application was advertised and can be lodged online or posted to:

The Minister for Resources,
c/- Manager Licensing, Earth Resources Regulation,
GPO Box 4509,

It is recommended that objections or comments are lodged online to ensure timely consideration:

Enquiries can be made by writing to the Manager Licensing at the above address or by phoning the Earth Resources Information Centre on
1300 366 356.

6. Other Statutory Requirements:

(a) Subject to other requirements being satisfied, an exploration licence, if granted, entitles the holder of the licence to explore and search for minerals in the relevant land, but does not entitle the holder to undertake mining.

(b) Further information regarding the requirements that must be complied with prior to work being undertaken is available on the department’s Community & Land Use page.

Map of the license application area for EL007245

Page last updated: 08 Apr 2021