Mineral Claim - South Australia


You will need to have your mineral claim registered to peg out a claim to prospect and explore an area for minerals.

Minerals include:

  • extractive minerals (sand, gravel, stone, shell, shale, clay)
  • metallic minerals (e.g. cobalt, gold, silver, etc.)
  • energy minerals (coal or uranium)
  • industrial minerals (e.g. graphite, rare earth elements, salt, etc.).

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

Please contact the agency to identify any eligibility requirements.


As specified


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $671.00

Fees for 2023-24


Other resources

Task Business Structure Resources
Comply All Mineral Commodities (Opens in new window)

Administering agency

Department for Energy and Mining

Mineral Resources Division

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.