Offshore Mineral Special Purpose Consent - South Australia

Description

Persons or companies wishing to explore and take samples of minerals in coastal waters for the purpose of scientific investigation, a reconnaissance survey or the collection of small amounts of minerals must obtain a Special Purpose Consent.

A reconnaissance survey is the exploration of an area to work out whether the area is sufficiently promising to justify more detailed exploration under an Exploration Licence.

Coastal waters are the first three nautical miles of the territorial sea from the baseline (the low water mark).

Service type

Licence

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

Duration

As specified.

Fees

Please confirm Fee at time of Application.

Act(s) name

Offshore Minerals Act 2000 SA

Administering agency

Department of State Development

Mineral Resources Division

Contact details

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

Mining Registrar

Operating address: Level 7, 101 Grenfell Street
Adelaide SA 5000
Mailing address: GPO Box 320
Adelaide SA 5001
Phone: 0884633097
Fax: 0884636518
Email: DSD.minerals@sa.gov.au
Website: http://minerals.statedevelopment.sa.gov.au/contacts (Opens in new window)