Notice of intention to commence mining work on a mining licence or a prospecting licence

New mineral industries regulations commence on 1 July 2019. This page is being reviewed and may require updates.

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Note: Unless the Minister declares otherwise in writing, an approved work plan is not required to commence mining work on a mining licence less than 5 hectares in area or on a prospecting licence, provided the work does not involve underground operations, blasting, clearing of native vegetation or the use of chemical treatments. Where an approved work plan is not required, work must be undertaken in accordance with the Code of Practice for Low Risk Mines

Private Land

Crown land

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Page last updated: 01 Jul 2019