Modern plan for bill

Modern plan for bill

Wa government proposes amendments to 33-year-old EP Act.

Sustainability

30 OCTOBER 2019
Senate may pull water trigger

Senate may pull water trigger

Easing the way for mining approvals.

Viewpoint

15 SEPTEMBER 2015
Qld restores community mining rights

Qld restores community mining rights

A Queensland bill may restore community rights to object to mining developments.

Transport

16 JULY 2015
WA safety bill up for comment

WA safety bill up for comment

An overhaul of legislation for mining, petroleum and major hazard facilities in WA is on the cards for...

Sustainability

10 JULY 2015
WA collects fruits from exploration reforms

WA collects fruits from exploration reforms

WA explorers are enjoying faster application processing times, new figures show.

Exploration

09 JULY 2015
NSW cuts exploration red tape

NSW cuts exploration red tape

A simpler regulatory framework for cross-sector exploration counts just 13 conditions.

Base metals

06 JULY 2015
WA freezes exploration fees

WA freezes exploration fees

WA will hold cost-recovery fees for mining, exploration and prospecting until the passage of new legislation....

Exploration

26 JUNE 2015
NT summons surprises Krucible

NT summons surprises Krucible

Krucible was surprised by a summons from the NT government regarding drilling at its Tobermorey project....

Base metals

26 JUNE 2015
Safety rules to change

Safety rules to change

Western Australia eyes an overhaul of work health and safety legislation for mining, petroleum and major...

Sustainability

12 JUNE 2015
Marmion sides with explorers

Marmion sides with explorers

The Mining Act Amendment Bill 2015 was announced in April and will make low-impact operations exempt...

Exploration

09 JUNE 2015
Miner relief confirmed

Miner relief confirmed

WA has passed amended legislation to cut shire rate increases for resources explorers.

Exploration

11 MAY 2015
Exploration booster passes Senate

Exploration booster passes Senate

The scheme starts from July 1, 2014, and will be capped at $100 million over a three-year period before...

Exploration

05 MARCH 2015