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On 5 December 2013, notice was given in accordance with Section 35A (1) of the Mining Act 1971, that an application for an extractive minerals lease over the undermentioned mineral claim had been received. Since that notice was published an amended mining lease proposal / response document has been received in relation to this application. Further notice is hereby given in accordance with Section 35A (1) of the Mining Act 1971 in relation to this application.

Applicant:Kara Resources Pty Ltd
Application:Extractive minerals lease
Mineral claim (MC) number: 4322
Purpose:Construction materials (dolomite)
Location: Allotments 1 and 5, Deposited Plan 43756 (approximately 3.3 km north-west of Greenock)
Area:Approximately 55.65 hectares
Document for public comment:

The amended mining lease proposal/response document submitted by Kara Resources Pty Ltd may be inspected via the following means:

Making a submission:

Written submissions in relation to this application are invited.

Consider whether or not:

  • the proponent has adequately described the existing environment as far as this is relevant to the proposed operations
  • has adequately identified the potential impacts on the environment that may arise from the proposed operations
  • the proposed environmental outcomes are acceptable
  • the proposed mitigation measures are practical and are likely to achieve the desired outcomes
  • the proposed outcome measurement criteria are suitable to demonstrate achievement of the proposed outcomes.

Information and guidelines on making a submission on a mining proposal

The Minister for Mineral Resources and Energy is required to have regard to these submissions in determining whether to grant or refuse the application and, if so, the terms and conditions on which it should be granted.

When you make a written submission that submission becomes a public record. Your submission will be provided to the applicant and may be made available for public inspection unless confidentiality is requested.

Send written comments to:

Business Support Officer
Mining Regulation Branch
Department of State Development
GPO Box 320
Adelaide SA 5001

Street address:
Level 3, 101 Grenfell Street
Adelaide SA 5000

Phone: +61 8 8463 3484

Closing date for comment:

Closing date for submissions has been extended to 19 September 2016

If we do not receive a response by this date it will be presumed that no comment will be made.

If you require more time to respond or have any queries regarding this application, please contact:

Paul Thompson
Mining Regulation Branch
Department of State Development

Phone: +61 8 8226 0285