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Mining tenement applications open for public comment

Mining tenement applications may include applications for mineral leases, extractive minerals leases, retention leases and miscellaneous purposes licences.

Pursuant to the Mining Act 1971 (section 35A for mineral leases and extractive minerals leases, section 41BA for retention leases and section 53 for miscellaneous purposes licences) public comment is invited on submitted documents describing the type of operation proposed and the measures to be undertaken to rehabilitate the land.

ProjectCompanyLocationPurpose Due date for
public comment
Kalimna Road Quarry (MC 4428, MC 4437Seelander, Michael George and Lynne FrancisPenrice area, approximately 4 km east of NuriootpaMarble, siltstone15 November 2018
Wick - MC 4426 
Note: this is an extended notice for written submissions in relation to this application 
Triad Transport Pty LtdApproximately 7 km west of Kadinasand, limestone16 October 2018
Siviour Graphite ProjectAusmin Development Pty LtdVerran area, approximately 12 km west of Arno BayGraphite18 October 2018

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Recently approved PEPRs can be found on the Approved PEPRs page on this website.

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Mining tenement applications under assessment

ProjectCompanyLocationPurpose
Victor Harbor MPL Management Plan Holcim (Aust) Pty Ltd Section 656, Hundred of Encounter Bay Ancillary operations of the Victor Harbor quarry
Kara Resources dolomite deposit Kara Resources Pty Ltd Approximately 3.3 km northwest of Greenock Recovery of dolomite

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Mining tenements granted

The notice of granted mineral leases and extractive minerals leases is made pursuant to Section 35B(b) of the Mining Act 1971.

Granted retention leases and miscellaneous purposes licences are also listed for the purpose of transparency and completeness.

Terms and conditions imposed on the tenement holder are outlined in the tenement document.

Explanation of tenement documents

Project name Tenement holder Location Tenement class* and number Lease/licence start date Term of lease/licence Area
(Ha)
Commodity/Purpose
- C A Leenders & Co Pty Ltd Allotment 74, Deposited Plan 3027, Hundred of Renmark EML 6491 (PDF, 828.9 KB) 26/09/2018 21 years 28.88 ha Construction materials (sand)
- Stoney Pinch Pty Ltd Allotment 290, Filed Plan 177496, Hundred of Paringa EML 6490 (PDF, 783.5 KB) 30/08/2018 21 years 53.37 Construction materials (limestone)
- OneSteel Manufacturing Pty Limited Allotment 100, Deposited Plan 89702, Hundreds of Cunningham RL 133 (PDF, 775.7 KB) 15/08/2018 5 years 38.95 ha Industrial minerals (dolomite)
- Alvanos Earthmoving Pty Ltd Sections 94 and 122, Hundred of Bookpurnong EML 6489 (PDF, 795.3 KB) 07/08/2018 21 years 14.01 Extractive minerals (limestone)
- Hanson Construction Materials Pty Ltd Allotment 9, Filed Plan 160548, Hundred of Kanmantoo RL 132 (PDF, 815.0 KB) 16/07/2018 3 years 161 ha -
- Hanson Construction Materials Pty Ltd Allotment 9, Filed Plan 160548, Hundred of Kanmantoo MPL 155 (PDF, 811.1 KB) 16/07/2018 15 years 3.91 ha Design and construction of civil engineering works to be undertaken to support a weighbridge, office, amenities, telecommunications tower, wate storage tank, car parking and infrastructure ancillary to mining
- OZM Carrapateena Pty Ltd; OZ Minerals Carrapateena Pty Ltd Allotment 2, Deposited Plan 47706, Out of Hundreds (Torrens) EML 6481 (PDF, 799.3 KB) 13/07/2018 20 years, 174 days 10.5 Ha Extractive minerals (dolomite, limestone, quartzite, sandstone, shale and siltstone)
- OZM Carrapateena Pty Ltd; OZ Minerals Carrapateena Pty Ltd Allotment 2, Deposited Plan 47746, Out of Hundreds (Torrens) EML 6480 (PDF, 815.8 KB) 13/07/2018 20 years, 174 days 16.0 Ha Extractive minerals (dolomite, limestone, quartzite, sandstone, shale and siltstone)
- OZM Carrapateena Pty Ltd; OZ Minerals Carrapateena Pty Ltd Allotment 2, Deposited Plan 47706, Out of Hundreds (Torrens) EML 6482 (PDF, 813.5 KB) 13/07/2018 20 years, 174 days 15.37 Ha Extractive minerals (dolomite, limestone, quartzite, sandstone, shale and siltstone)
- OZM Carrapateena Pty Ltd; OZ Minerals Carrapateena Pty Ltd Allotment 2, Deposited Plan 47706, Out of Hundreds (Torrens) EML 6483 (PDF, 801.9 KB) 13/07/2018 20 years, 174 days 6.07 Ha Extractive minerals (dolomite, limestone, quartzite, sandstone, shale and siltstone)
- OZM Carrapateena Pty Ltd; OZ Minerals Carrapateena Pty Ltd Allotment 2, Deposited Plan 47706, Out of Hundreds (Torrens) EML 6487 (PDF, 806.8 KB) 13/07/2018 20 years, 174 days 13.73 Ha Extractive minerals (dolomite, limestone, quartzite, sandstone, shale and siltstone)
- OZM Carrapateena Pty Ltd; OZ Minerals Carrapateena Pty Ltd Allotment 2, Deposited Plan 47706, Out of Hundreds (Torrens) EML 6486 (PDF, 798.1 KB) 13/07/2018 20 years, 174 days 15.19 Ha Extractive minerals (dolomite, limestone, quartzite, sandstone, shale and siltstone)
- OZM Carrapateena Pty Ltd; OZ Minerals Carrapateena Pty Ltd Allotment 2, Deposited Plan 47706, Out of Hundreds (Torrens) EML 6488 (PDF, 798.7 KB) 13/07/2018 20 years, 174 days 14.99 Ha Extractive minerals (dolomite, limestone, quartzite, sandstone, shale and siltstone)
- OZM Carrapateena Pty Ltd; OZ Minerals Carrapateena Pty Ltd Allotment 2, Deposited Plan 47706, Out of Hundreds (Torrens) EML 6485 (PDF, 800.9 KB) 13/07/2018 20 years, 174 days 15.99 Ha Extractive minerals (dolomite, limestone, quartzite, sandstone, shale and siltstone)
- OZM Carrapateena Pty Ltd; OZ Minerals Carrapateena Pty Ltd Allotment 2, Deposited Plan 47706, Out of Hundreds (Torrens) EML 6484 (PDF, 800.5 KB) 13/07/2018 20 years, 174 days 15.2 Ha Extractive minerals (dolomite, limestone, quartzite, sandstone, shale and siltstone)
- MA Skinner Contracting Pty Ltd Allotment 12, Deposited Plan 113624 Hundred of Kadina EML 6478 (PDF, 361.6 KB) 22/02/2018 10 years 26.56 ha Limestone
- Clare Quarry Pty Ltd Allotments 8 and 9, filed Plan 32534 Hundred of Andrews, sections 2 and 3, Hundred of Andrews EML 6479 (PDF, 869.4 KB) 22/02/2018 21 years 445.84 ha Dolomite
- Acquista Investments Pty Ltd and Veolia Environmental Services (Australia) Pty Ltd Allotment 93, Filed Plan 173117, Allotment 94, Filed Plan 173119, Allotment 96, Filed Plan 173120, and Sections 310-312 Hundred of Dublin EML 6477 (PDF, 813.4 KB) 14/02/2018 21 years 184.55 Clay, limestone and sand
- Lucas Total Contract Solutions Pty Ltd Section 54, Hundred of Bowhill EML 6476 (PDF, 321.1 KB) 02/02/2018 21 years 49.49 Limestone
- Clay & Mineral Sales Pty Ltd Allotment 5, Deposited Plan 27099, Hundred of Tickera EML 6474 (PDF, 845.3 KB) 01/02/2018 21 years 19.86 Sand
- Mineral Holding Pty Ltd Section 636, Hundred of Port Gawler EML 6475 (PDF, 777.2 KB) 01/02/2018 21 years 59.97 Sand
- Hanson Construction Materials Pty Ltd Road Reserve (Ross Road), Hundred of Yatala RL 131 (PDF, 807.4 KB) 01/02/2018 5 years 2 Clay, sand, shale
- OneSteel Manufacturing Pty Limited Allotments 104 and 106, Filed Plan 250278, Out of Hundreds (Whyalla) ML 6472 (PDF, 188.1 KB) 15/01/2018 21 years 397.36 Iron ore
- OneSteel Manufacturing Pty Limited Piece 18-19 and 26-31, Deposited Plan 23001, Allotment 106, Filed Plan 250278, and Section 1575, Out of Hundreds (Whyalla) ML 6473 (PDF, 200.0 KB) 15/01/2018 10 years 128.92 Iron ore
Carrapateena Project OZM Carrapateena Pty Ltd and OZ Minerals Carrapateena Pty Ltd Allotment 2, Deposited Plan 47706 ML 6471 (PDF, 716.0 KB) 03/01/2018 21 years 11,633 Minerals - gold, silver and copper
Carrapateena Project OZM Carrapateena Pty Ltd and OZ Minerals Carrapateena Pty Ltd Allotments 109, 10 and 2 Deposited Plan 47746 and Allotment 2 Deposited Plan 47706 MPL 152 (PDF, 864.0 KB) 03/01/2018 21 years 20,162 Western infrastructure corridor
Carrapateena OZM Carrapateena Pty Ltd and OZ Minerals Carrapateena Pty Ltd Allotment 2 Deposited Plan 47706 and Block 868 Out of Hundreds (Torrens) MPL 154 (PDF, 538.1 KB) 03/01/2018 21 years 1,867 Southern access road and radial wellfield
Carrapateena Project OZM Carrapateena Pty Ltd and OZ Minerals Carrapateena Pty Ltd Block 868, Out of Hundreds (Torrens) MPL 153 (PDF, 810.9 KB) 03/01/2018 21 years 3,029 Eastern radial wellfield
Campoona Graphite Pirie Resources Pty Ltd Sections 28 and 30, Hundred of Campoona MPL 150 (PDF, 798.3 KB) 05/12/2017 21 years 499.21 Processing Facility for the refinement of graphite and tailings storage
Campoona Graphite Pirie Resources Pty Ltd Section 1, Hundred of Campoona ML 6470 (PDF, 884.1 KB) 05/12/2017 21 years 68.93 Graphite
Campoona Graphite Pirie Resources Pty Ltd Allotment 301 Filed Plan 178713, Allotment 303 Filed Plan 178715, Allotment 302 Filed Plan 178714 and Sections 5, 6, 8 Hundred of Jamieson MPL 151 (PDF, 773.6 KB) 05/12/2017 21 years 239.56 Supporting water infrastructure incl pumps, bores and piping network for Sugarloaf site
- Destiny Stone Australia Pty Ltd Allotment 21, Deposited Plan 43635, Hundred of Ridkey RL_130 (PDF, 608.9 KB) 07/09/2017 5 years 99.41 hectares Granite - Dimension stone
- Pintavale Pty Ltd Section 135, Hundred of Newland EML 6469 (PDF, 595.1 KB) 17/07/2017 21 years 59.09 ha Construction materials (ironstone)
Carrapateena Mining Project OZM Carrapateena Pty Ltd; OZ Minerals Carrapatena Pty Ltd Allotment 2, Deposited Plan 47706, Out of Hundreds (Torrens) MPL 149 (PDF, 2.2 MB) 05/07/2017 21 years 910 ha Airstrip, worker's accommodation village, access road and ancillary infrastructure
- Limerock Holdings Pty Ltd Allotment 7, Filed Plan 5663, Hundred of Dublin EML 6468 (PDF, 613.8 KB) 17/05/2017 21 years 30.55 ha Extractive minerals (limestone and calcrete)
Central Eyre Iron Project IRD Mining Operations Pty Ltd Warramboo area, approximately 25 km SE of Wudinna ML 6467 (PDF, 1.8 MB) 03/05/2017 21 years 8,458 ha Iron ore - magnetite
- OneSteel Manufacturing Pty Ltd Allotments 104 and 106, Filed Plan 250278, Block 53 and Section 1441, Out of Hundreds (Port Augusta) and Block 53, Out of Hundreds (Whyalla) ML 6465 (PDF, 865.3 KB) 09/01/2017 12 years and 326 days 700 ha Iron ore - hematite
- OneSteel Manufacturing Pty Ltd Block 53, Out of Hundreds (Whyalla), Allotment Pieces 18, 20, 21, 23 and 25 Deposited Plan 23001 and Crown Road Reserve MPL 148 (PDF, 765.1 KB) 09/01/2017 12 years and 326 days 53.16 Provide for a waste rock dump and infrastructure in support of the Iron Queen mine
- OneSteel Manufacturing Pty Ltd Allotment Piece 20, Deposited Plan 23001 and Section 1441, and Block 53, Out of Hundreds (Whyalla) ML 6466 (PDF, 1.1 MB) 09/01/2017 12 years and 326 days 53.16 Iron ore - hematite
- Kimba Gap Iron Project Pty Ltd Allotments 106 and 110, Filed Plan 250278, Hundred of Moonabie, (Out of Hundreds, Whyalla) RL 129 (PDF, 546.0 KB) 08/11/2016 5 years 2,547 ha Iron ore - hematite DSO and Concentrate, Magnetite DSP and Concentrate
- George Maurice Turner Allotment 4, Deposited Plan 69695, Hundred of Menzies EML_6462 (PDF, 2.1 MB) 01/11/2016 21 years 9.84 Construction materials - basalt
Kookaburra Gully Graphite project Australian Graphite Pty Limited Allotment 125, Filed Plan 216409 and Sections 129, 130 and 196, Hundred of Koppio ML 6460 (PDF, 1.7 MB) 03/06/2016 21 years 300.76 Graphite
- JT Crettenden & SB Crettenden Section 4, Hundred of Nicholls ML_6458 (PDF, 607.2 KB) 03/06/2016 21 years 22.45 Lime sand - agricultural
- Cave Quarries Pty Ltd Allotment 2, Deposited Plan 76279, Hundred of Hutchison ML_6459 (PDF, 642.0 KB) 02/06/2016 21 years 9.76 Limestone
- Challenger Gold Operations Allotment 2, Deposited Plan 28565 ML 6457 (PDF, 531.5 KB) 30/05/2016 2 years 135 days 249.92 Gold
- Tarcoola Gold Pty Ltd Sections 1208, 1219, 1206, 1199, 1200, 1209, 1198 and 1210, Put of Hundreds (Tarcoola) ML 6455 (PDF, 0 Bytes) 08/03/2016 10 years 725.35 Gold and silver
- Adelaide Brighton Cement Limited Sections 10 and 11, Hundred of Darymple ML 6454 (PDF, 804.4 KB) 03/02/2016 21 years 157.51 Limestone
- Stoney Pinch Pty Ltd - ML 6464 (PDF, 769.1 KB) 01/01/2016 19 years and 45 days 15.01 ha Silica sand

Mining tenements refused

The notice of refused mineral leases and extractive mineral leases is made pursuant to Section 35B(b) of the Mining Act 1971.

Refused retention leases and miscellaneous purposes licences are also listed for the purpose of transparency and completeness.

ApplicantLocation Tenement class Lease/licence refusal date

There are currently no refused mining tenements.

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*Tenement class

 EML:Extractive minerals lease 
 ML:Mineral lease
 RL:Retention lease
 MPL:Miscellaneous purposes licence

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