Notice of Application for an Exploration Licence (EL007628)

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):

168 Stirling Highway, NEDLANDS, WA 6009

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

Telephone: 08 9287 7630

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

4. Details of the application:

Application Number: EL007628

Locality of the land to which the application relates:
approximately 10 km north northwest of Glenthompson and 25 km west of Willaura in South Western Victoria

Approximate area of application (Graticular Sections): 26 grats

Date of the application: 25 May 2021

Outline of the proposed program of work:
Stavely Minerals is exploring for high-grade structurally controlled copper-gold-silver mineralisation and large scale porphyry copper-gold deposits. Stavely Minerals has discovered shallow, high-grade, structurally controlled copper-gold-silver mineralization (Cayley Lode) on the adjacent Retention Licence 2017. Proposed exploration on the application will include reconnaissance aircore drilling and follow up diamond drilling if warranted. Community engagement is to be undertaken through all stages of exploration.

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 highlighting the exploration licence application area

Map of the license application area for EL007628

Page last updated: 02 Jun 2021