Mines Survey Code of Practice - Western Australia


You may need to comply with this code if you are a mine surveyor.

The code provides guidance on meeting the requirements relating to surveys at mining operations. Mining operations include:

  • exploration operations
  • developmental and construction work associated with opening up or operating a mine
  • the removal and disposal of overburden or waste or residues by mechanical or other means and the stacking, depositing, storage, and treatment of any substance considered to contain any mineral
  • the operation of blast furnaces and direct reduction furnaces.

Service type

Code of Practice

A code of practice is a set of rules which details how people in a certain industry should behave. A code of practice can be defined as a result of legislation or by industry regulators and bodies.

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Act(s) name

Work Health and Safety Act 2020 Western Australia

Regulation(s) name

Work Health and Safety (General) Regulations 2022 Western Australia

Work Health and Safety (Mines) Regulations 2022 Western Australia

Administering agency

Department of Energy, Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety

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