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Applicant: John Mathew Williams

Mining proposal for Boyce Hill Quarry

Mineral claim (MC) number: MC 4471

Basalt and sand

Location: Mount McIntyre area, approximately 9 km east-southeast of Mount Burr
Area: 12.14 hectares
Reference: T-FILE # 2019/000336
Document for public comment:

Under Section 35A of the Mining Act 1971, the Minister must invite members of the public to make written submissions in relation to an application for a mining lease. The mining lease application document submitted by JM Williams may be inspected via the following means:

Making a submission:

Written submissions in relation to this application are invited.

Consider whether or not:

  • the applicant has adequately described the existing environment as far as this is relevant to the proposed operations
  • has adequately identified the potential impacts on the environment that may arise from the proposed operations
  • the proposed environmental outcomes are acceptable
  • the proposed mitigation measures are practical and are likely to achieve the desired outcomes
  • the proposed outcome measurement criteria are suitable to demonstrate achievement of the proposed outcomes.

Information and guidelines on making a submission on a mining proposal

When you make a written submission that submission becomes a public record. Your submission will be provided to the applicant and may be made available for public inspection.

In accordance with section 35B of the Mining Act, 1971, each person who makes a written submission will receive written notification on the final decision to grant or refuse the lease application, and if the lease has been granted, the terms and conditions of the lease.

Send written comments to:

All submissions must be emailed or posted via the following:


Postal address:
Business Support Officer
Mining Regulation Branch
Department for Energy and Mining
GPO Box 320
Adelaide SA 5001

Closing date for comment:

Closing date for submissions: 14 May 2019

If you have any queries regarding this application, please email, and your enquiry will be forwarded to the assessing officer in the Mining Regulation Branch.

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