This code provide a simplified and timely assessment and approval process for standard mining activities which have a low level of environmental impact and present a low risk of serious environmental harm. In addition to standard environmental conditions, the code contains advisory notes that advise miners on how to operate their projects in compliance with the standard conditions.
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Code of Practice
A code of practice can be either a legal requirement or non-legal requirement. Legal codes of practice are defined as a result of legislation. Non-legal codes of practice are defined by industry regulators and bodies.
Department of Environment and Heritage Protection
Environmental Services and Regulation
Permit and Licence Management
Aboriginal Land Act 1991 (Queensland)
Aboriginal Land Regulation 2011 (Queensland)
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