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BHP's planned Olympic Dam expansion to increase output of copper ¦ Amendments to exclusion periods for WPA access zones, issued February 2019 ¦ Mineral Resources Division is now based at level 4, 11 Waymouth Street, Adelaide 5000

The Government of South Australia's mine completion group within the Mineral Resources Division has a comprehensive program that manages several former mine sites and addresses issues of environmental and public safety.

The mine completion group works with new and existing mining operations to:

  • develop and implement policy and processes related to the government's role in adopting the Ministerial Council on Mineral and Petroleum Resources' (MCMPR) Strategic Framework for Mine Closure
  • develop management arrangements for strategic Extractive Areas Rehabilitation Fund issues.

Major rehabilitation projects

The following major sites are currently being managed by the Mineral Resources Division: