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Applicant: Boral Resources (SA) Ltd

Mining proposal

Mineral Claim (MC) number:Miscellaneous purposes licence

For the disposal of overburden produced by mining operations directly related to the conduct of the adjacent mining operations (the Lobethal Quarry)

Location: Lobethal area, approximately 23 km east of Adelaide
Area: 20.32 hectares
Reference: 2018/1710
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 Boral Resources (SA) 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 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: 7 March 2019

Public circulation: submissions on this application will be accepted from 7 February 2019 to 7 March 2019.

If we do not receive a response within this time 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:

Dragana Blagojevic
Mining Regulation Branch
Department for Energy and Mining

Phone: +61 8 8429 2549

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