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Applicant: Ausmin Development Pty Ltd
Application: Mining proposal
Mineral claim (MC) number: MC 4462
Purpose: Graphite
Location: Verran area, approximately 12 km west of Arno Bay
Area: Approximately 1611 hectares
Reference: 2018/0950
Document for public comment:

The mining lease application document submitted by Ausmin Development Pty Ltd may be inspected via the following means:

Making a submission:

Written submissions in relation to this application are invited.

Consider whether or not:

  • the proponent 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

The Minister for Energy and Mining is required to have regard to these submissions in determining whether to grant or refuse the application and, if so, the terms and conditions on which it should be granted.

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 unless confidentiality is requested.

Send written comments to:

All submissions must be emailed or posted via the following:


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

Please do not send submissions to assessment officer below.

Closing date for comment:

Closing date for submission 18 October 2018

If we do not receive a response by this date it will be presumed that no comment will be made.

If you require more time to respond or have any queries regarding this application, please contact:

Greg Smith
Mining Regulation Branch
Department for Energy and Mining

Phone: +61 8 8429 2384

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