Tenure secure, Johnston claims

WESTERN Australia mines minister Bill Johnston has promised to ensure security of tenure for exploration tenements, following a decision in the Warden’s Court that sparked fears all exploration licences in WA could be rendered invalid due to non-compliance with the state's mining laws.

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Warden's decision is final

The case before Warden Genevieve Cleary involved two rival explorers, Pantoro South and True Fella, who both have exploration licence applications over the same area.