Notice of Application for an Exploration Licence EL007922

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 (see notes)

Further information about this application is available at Stavely Minerals and Earth Resources licence applications.

4. Details of the application

Application number: EL007922

Locality of the land to which the application relates: approximately 3 km east northeast of Glenthompson and 15 km southwest of Willaura in South Western Victoria

Approximate area of the application (Graticular Sections): 6 grats

Date of the application: 14 July 2022

Term the licences are applied for: 5 years

Outline of the proposed programs 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.

5. Objections and comments

Any person may object or comment to a licence being granted by:

  1. putting the objection or comment in writing; and
  2. 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, Melbourne Victoria 3001

It is recommended that objections or comments are lodged via Resource Rights Allocation and Management 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 information

  1. 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.
  2. Further information regarding the requirements that must be complied with prior to work being undertaken is available on the department’s Community and Land Use page.

Map of the license application area for EL007922

Page last updated: 26 Jul 2022