Notice of Application for an Exploration Licence (EL007810)
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):
2. Contact details of applicant for map and other information requests:
Telephone:(Andrea Payne) 0427 062 069
3. Applicant’s website
|4. Details of the application:|
Application Number: EL007810
Locality of the land to which the application relates:
Approximate area of application (Graticular Sections): 424 graticules / 424 km2
Date of the application: 29 October 2021
Outline of the proposed program of work:
Should future higher impact exploration activities be planned such as exploration drilling, it will involve a submission of a low impact exploration plan or work plan to Earth Resources Regulation, detailed rehabilitation plans, and monitoring and auditing.
Throughout the exploration planning process, VHM will consult with individual land holders and the broader community and provide information on planned exploration activities and allow opportunities for feedback to be incorporated into the planning process.
Term applied for: 5 years.
5. Objections or Comments:
Any person may object or comment to a licence being granted by:
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,
It is recommended that objections or comments are lodged online to ensure timely consideration: https://rram.force.com/ObjectionSubmission
Enquiries can be made by writing to the Manager Licensing at the above address or by phoning the Earth Resources Information Centre on
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
Page last updated: 23 Nov 2021