Miscellaneous Purposes Licence - South Australia


This licence enables the holder of a mining tenement to undertake ancillary works outside the tenement boundary, eg establishment of operating plant, drainage, or disposal of overburden or waste material.

Service type


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


Up to 21 years (renewable).


2019-2020 fees:
$1713 Application fee
$924 Advertising component
$1141 Assessment component.

credit card, cheque, cash.

Act(s) name

Mining Act 1971 South Australia

Additional information

Miscellaneouos purposes licence application must be accompanied by a management plan specifying the nature and extent of the operations or activity that the applicant proposes to carry out in pursuance of the licence

Administering agency

Mineral Resources Division

Contact details

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

Please use these contact details for help or more information:

Mining Registrar

Operating address: Level 4, 11 Waymouth Street
Adelaide SA 5000
Mailing address: GPO Box 320
Adelaide SA 5001
Phone: 0884633000
Fax: 0884636518
Email: DEM.tenements@sa.gov.au
Website: http://minerals.statedevelopment.sa.gov.au/contacts (Opens in new window)