Offshore Mineral Exploration Licence - South Australia

Description

Persons or companies wishing to explore for minerals in coastal waters must obtain an Exploration Licence.

Coastal waters are the first three nautical miles of the territorial sea from the baseline (the low water mark). An Exploration Licence is granted over a particular area (constituted by blocks).

Service type

Licence

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

Duration

4 years.

Fees

Variable; please contact the Agency

Act(s) name

Mining Act 1971 South Australia

Offshore Minerals Act 2000 South Australia

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)