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Presented by Dr Ted Tyne at the Australian Uranium Conference, Perth, 15 July 2015

 

Overview of the presentation: 

  • South Australia's uranium resources - global and Australian position
  • Case management of mining projects - one window to government
  • Performance based framework and leading practice regulation of uranium mining
  • Mining governance - South Australia and Commonwealth together
  • South Australian government regulators - collaborative assessment and approval
  • Mining Act and Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation (EPBC) Act approvals and importance of transparency
  • Uranium mine assessment and approval - a two step process with 2 primary approvals
  • Key initiatives with a global focus