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This licence enables the holder to conduct exploratory operations only. It does not permit mining. Applicants are required to invest a minimum of $30 000 in exploration activity. Exploration for opals in specific areas of South Australia is also permitted under this licence.
A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.
Any person or company that has sufficient technical and financial resources required to undertake an exploration program.
Up to 5 years - generally granted for 1 year at a time, and may be renewed.
$798.00 application fee$861.00 advertising fee (payable when an offer for a licence is made to an applicant).Contact the agency direct for further information.
Credit card, cheque, cash.
Department of State Development
Mineral Resources Division
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