Quarry Code of Practice - Tasmania

Description

You may be required to comply with this code if you are involved in quarrying operations. This code documents acceptable safety and environmental guidelines for quarrying. It comprises elements for both the proposed use and development of land for extractive purposes as well as ongoing environmental management. Those elements that can be applied in a statutory sense through planning schemes will be progressively introduced in a uniform manner as part of the model planning scheme framework.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) that may be required.

Service type

Code of Practice

A code of practice can be either a legal requirement or non-legal requirement. Legal codes of practice are defined as a result of legislation. Non-legal codes of practice are defined by industry regulators and bodies.

Other resources

Task Resources
Comply Quarry Code of Practice - PDF

Act(s) name

Mineral Resources Development Act 1995 TAS

Administering agency

Department of State Growth

Transport, Regulatory and Customer Services

Mineral Resources Tasmania

Contact details

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

Enquiries

Mineral Resources Tasmania

Transport, Regulatory and Customer Services

Department of State Growth

Operating address: 30 Gordons Hill Road
Rosny Park
Tasmania 7018
Mailing address: PO BOX 56
Rosny Park, Tasmania 7018
Phone: 03 61654800
Fax: 03 62338338
Email: info@mrt.tas.gov.au