Victoria extends Yallourn and Loy Yang licences

MINING licences at the Yallourn and Loy Yang open cut coal mines in Victoria, which were due to expire in 2026 and 2037 respectively, have been extended to 2051 and 2065.

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Victoria extends Yallourn and Loy Yang licences Victoria extends Yallourn and Loy Yang licences Victoria extends Yallourn and Loy Yang licences Victoria extends Yallourn and Loy Yang licences Victoria extends Yallourn and Loy Yang licences

The Loy Yang power station in Victoria.

The Victorian government said the mining licences had to be extended to ensure rehabilitation of the mines could be properly carried out.
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