Authorised Mine Surveyor's Certificate of Competency - Western Australia

Service summary

You will require this certificate of competency if you intend to make or draw a survey or plan of a quarry or an underground mine.

There are two grades of certificate. Grade 1 authorises you to make or draw surveys or plans of underground mines and quarries. Grade 2 authorises you to make or draw surveys or plans of quarries only. Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type

Licence

A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this certificate of competency you must:

  • Be a person of good character;
  • Have a degree or diploma in mine surveying technology, a 3 year diploma of mine surveying, or a surveying qualification from any School of Mines, University, Institute of Technology or Technical College deemed by the Agency to be an equivalent qualification;
  • Have undertaken the relevant work experience to your grade of licence for 12 months (grade 2) or 24 months (grade 1);
  • Participate in an interview;
  • Submit the required forms; and
  • Pay any required fees.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Duration

Annual.

Fees

 TypeAmount
ApplyApplication$143.00

Administering agency

Department of Mines and Petroleum
Resources Safety

Act(s) name

Mines Safety and Inspection Act 1994 (Western Australia)

Regulation(s) name

Mines Safety and Inspection Regulations 1995 (Western Australia)

Contact details

Board of Examiners
Department of Mines and Petroleum
Resources Safety


Operating address:
1 Adelaide Street
East Perth
Western Australia 6004
Mailing address:
100 Plain Street
East Perth
Western Australia 6004

Phone:

08 93588014

Fax:

08 93588000
boe@dmp.wa.gov.au

Supporting information

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