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Leading Practice Mining Acts Review - Statutes Amendment Bill released

Tenement holders must hold an approved program for environment protection and rehabilitation (PEPR) before conducting any mining operations.

PEPRs that have been approved in the last six months will be listed on this web page.

Download previously approved PEPRs accessed from the Resource and Energy Georeference Databases via the South Australian Resource Information Gateway (SARIG)

Approved program for environment protection and rehabilitation (PEPR) Lease/ Licence
(*Tenement class)
LocationPurposeDate approved
Birdwood Clay Mine (PDF 16 MB)EML 3611, EML 4376Approximately 40 km northeast of Adelaide in BirdwoodClay6 November 2017
Inkerman Quarry (PDF 2.5 MB)EML 601912 Hectares Section 331, Hundred of InkermanConstruction materials -calcrete6 November 2017
St Mary's Limestone Quarry (PDF 9 MB)EML 6200Approximately 15 km west/northwest of Penola Limestone24 October 2017
Cairn Hill - Magnetite-Copper-Gold Project 
Main document (PDF 7 MB)
Appendices (PDF 100 MB)
ML 6303Approximately 50 km southeast of Coober PedyMagnetite-copper-gold6 October 2017
Carrapateena (PDF 17.3 MB)MPL 149Pernatty area, approximately 62 km east of Woomera and 160 km north of Port AugustaAirstrip, workers accommodation village, access road and ancillary infrastructure15 September 2017
Santos Readymix Rubble Pit (PDF 3.2 MB) EML 5610 Approximately 6.5 km from Berri Construction materials (calcrete) 12 September 2017
Santos Rubble Pit (also known as Della Rubble Pit) (PDF 4.3 MB) EML 4885, EML5265 Approximately 40 km southwest of Innamincka township Gravel (natural) 23 August 2017
Beverley Uranium Mine (PDF 9.6 MB) ML 6321 Between the northern Flinders Ranges and Lake Frome, approximately 300 km northeast of Port Augusta Uranium 16 August 2017
Angas Zinc Mine
PEPR main document (PDF 14.5 MB)
PEPR appendix A (PDF 56 MB)
PEPR appendix B-Z (PDF 75 MB)

Mine closure plan - main document (PDF 15 MB)
Mine closure plan - appendices A-AY (PDF 87 MB)
Mine closure plan - appendices AZ-BR (PDF 36 MB)
Mine closure plan - appendices BS-CE (PDF 25 MB)
Mine closure plan - appendices CF-Z (PDF 98 MB)
ML 6229 Approximately 60 km southeast of Adelaide and 2.6 km from Strathalbyn township Zinc and lead 16 August 2017
Corunna Quarry (PDF 4.3 MB) EML 6463 Corunna Station area, approximately 50 km northwest of Whyalla Quartzite 3 August 2017
Honeymoon Uranium Mine  
Main document (PDF 89 MB)
Appendices A-U (PDF 62 MB)
ML 6109, MPL 15, MPL 92 Approximately 490 km north from Adelaide and approximately 119 km northwest of Broken Hill Uranium 27 July 2017
Major's Quarry (PDF 9.6 MB) EML 6148 Mitchell Road, approximately 10 km west of Mt Gambier Limestone 25 July 2017
Stoney Pinch Quarry (PDF 8.7 MB) ML 6464, EML 6443 Approximately 7 km west of Renmark township Ferruginised rock 25 July 2017
Sugarloaf Quarries (PDF 4.2 MB) EML 5588 Approximately 8.6 km north-west of Barmera Calcrete rubble 25 July 2017
Port Gawler Shell Grit Pit (PDF 38 MB) EML 2860 and others Port Gawler Coastal zone Shell grit 20 July 2017
Hackett Hill Sand Pit (PDF 10.7 MB) EML 6161 20 km northwest of Mt Gambier Sand 12 July 2017
Anstey Hill Shale Pit (PDF 6.3 MB) EML 3200–3202 Houghton, approximately 20 km from Adelaide in the Adelaide Hills Shale 30 June 2017
Skinner Sand Pit (also known as Budina Sand Pit) (PDF 1.8 MB) EML 5823 Bute Sand 16 June 2017

Limerock Quarry (PDF 4.4 MB)

EML 6468 Dublin area, approximately 11 km southwest of Mallala Limestone/calcrete for road base 16 June 2017

Wiltunga Dolomite Quarry (Bute) (PDF 11.6 MB)

EML 5702 Approximately 1.7 km east of Bute township Dolomite and sand 6 June 2017
Rosedale Dolomite Quarry (PDF 33.4 MB) EML 4800 and others 1 km east of Rosedale Dolomite 17 May 2017
Iron Knob Mining Area  
Main document (PDF 6.34 MB)
Appendices (PDF 57.6 MB)
ML 2238 and others Far North - 70 km southwest of Port Augusta and 55 km northwest of Whyalla Iron Ore - Hematite  16 May 2017
Mindarie Mineral Sands Project Mindarie C and A(2)
Mindarie C and A(2) PEPR Amendment 03 (PDF 65.8 MB)
Radiation Management Plan (PDF 3.3 MB)
ML 6220, ML 6226,  Approximately 50 km southwest of Loxton Industrial minerals - heavy mineral concentrate, ilmenite, leucoxene, rutile, zircon 8 May 2017
Dry Creek Salt Fields 
Main document (PDF 10.3 MB)
Appendices pp. 1-399 (PDF 86.1 MB)
Appendices pp. 400-741 (PDF 35.3 MB)
Appendices pp. 742-842 (PDF 87.8 MB)
Appendices pp. 843-942 (PDF 83.9 MB)
Appendices pp. 943-1118 (PDF 26.4 MB)
Appendices pp. 1119-2344 (PDF 86.2 MB)
ML 441 and others Dry Creek, north from St Kilda on the northern outskirts of Adelaide Salt 12 April 2017
Peculiar Knob (PDF 36.1 MB) ML 6314 and others Approximately 60 km southwest of Coober Pedy Iron ore - Hematite Fe2O3 17 March 2017
Saltbush Flat Mine (PDF 4.64 MB) ML 4572 Barrata Station, via Yunta Gold 6 February
2017
Tumby Bay Limestone Deposit (PDF 2.52 MB) EML 6459 3 km west of the township of Tumby Bay on Eyre Peninsula Limestone (construction) 23 January 2017
Clinton Sand Pit (PDF 14.2 MB) EML 5792 5 km southwest of Clinton on the Yorke Peninsula Sand 23 January 2017

*Tenement class

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

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