You will require this licenec if you intend to undertake operations over blocks in an offshore area directly associated with your Offshore Minerals Exploration Licence, Retention Licence or Mining Licence.
For example, it is required if you intend to build and operate a wharf or jetty or other associated infrastructure.
Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.
A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.
You must hold either an Offshore Minerals Exploration Licence, Offshore Minerals Retention Licence or Offshore Minerals Mining Licence.
Your application must:
- Include details of the activities you propose to carry out; and
- Be accompanied by a map that shows the proposed location of the activities.
Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.
As specified on the licence, but not exceeding 5 years. This licence may be renewed.
$3 000. Further fees may apply. Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.
Application for an Offshore Minerals Works Licence - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.
Department of Industry, Innovation and Science
Offshore Minerals Act 1994 (Australian Government)
Offshore Minerals (Fees) Regulations 1994 (Australian Government)
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