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Leading Practice Mining Acts Review

Mining Act 1971 and Mining Regulations 2011

Download the Leading Practice Mining Acts review Discussion Paper 2The second of the Leading Practice Mining Acts Review discussion papers has been released by the Department of State Development's Mineral Resources Division, initiating a discussion about the objectives and processes of the Mining Act and Regulations so that we can identify ways of updating and improving regulatory processes.

Comments on the paper are invited.

Download the discussion paper: Leading Practice Mining Acts Review: Mining Act 1971 and Mining Regulations 2011 (PDF 7.6 MB)

Proposed exploration licence graticular block system

Proposed exploration licence graticular block systemThe review of the Mining Act and Mining Regulations includes options for the modernisation of the way in which South Australia spatially represents and defines its exploration licences. Specifically, the Mineral Resources Division of the Department of State Development is exploring a transition to a graticular boundary system within the GDA2020 datum.

Download the information sheet: Proposed exploration licence graticular block system (PDF)