Works Licence (Offshore Minerals) - Western Australia

Description

You will require this licence if you intend to carry out work related to mineral exploration and / or production activities in Western Australia's offshore area.

This licence covers activities outside the geographic area of your existing licence. It will authorise activities which are directly connected with work carried out under an existing offshore exploration, retention or mining licence, and which are necessary to perform that work.

Western Australia's offshore area extends three nautical miles out from the coastal baseline. If you intend to undertake activities beyond this area, you will need to apply for a Commonwealth licence.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility Requirements

To be eligible for this licence you must:

  • Hold an offshore exploration, retention or mining licence;
  • Provide details of the activities you propose to carry out;
  • Provide a map showing the location of the activities;
  • Submit the relevant application form; and
  • Pay the required fee.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Duration

Up to 5 years.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
General Licence Sole Trader, Partnership, Company, Trust, Co-operative, Incorporated Association, Other -

Further fees may apply. Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Apply Application Sole Trader, Partnership, Company, Trust, Co-operative, Incorporated Association, Other $3000.00 -
Renew Renewal Sole Trader, Partnership, Company, Trust, Co-operative, Incorporated Association, Other $600.00 -

Forms

Task Resources
Apply Application for a Works Licence - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Administering agency

Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety

Minerals and Mining

Contact details

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

Enquiries

Mailing address: 100 Plain Street
East Perth, Western Australia, 6004
Phone: 08 9222 3626
Fax: 08 9222 3444
Email: mineraltitles.enquiries@dmirs.wa.gov.au
Website: Minerals and Mining (Opens in new window)