Notice of applications for a mineral lease (ML) and three miscellaneous purposes licences (MPLs) is hereby given in accordance with Sections 35A(1) and 53(2) of the Mining Act 1971 (the 'Act') and Part 5 of the Native Title (South Australia) Act 1994.
The project was determined a controlled action under the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 (EPBC Act). The proposal/management plan will be assessed under the Bilateral Agreement between the state of South Australia and the Commonwealth of Australia.
|Applicant:||OZ Minerals Carrapateena Pty Ltd; OZM Carrapateena Pty Ltd|
|Application:||Mineral lease (ML) over RL127 and three miscellaneous purposes licence (MPL) applications|
|Location and area:|
General location: Approximately 160 km north of Port Augusta in close proximity to the Carrapateena arm of the western boundary of Lake Torrens. The proposed site is located within the Pernatty Station and Oakden Hills Station Pastoral Leases and is subject to the Kokotha people (Part A) Tribunal Reference SCD2014/004.
|Reference:||T02917, 2016/1245, 2016/1246 and 2016/1247|
|Document for public comment:|
The document submitted by OZ Minerals in support of the application describes the type of construction and operation proposed and the measures to be undertaken to rehabilitate the land.
Download the proposal/management plans:
|Making a submission:||
Written submissions in relation to this application are invited.|
Consider whether or not:
The Minister for Mineral Resources and Energy (or delegate) is required to have regard to these submissions in determining whether to grant or refuse the applications and, if so, the terms and conditions on which they 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.
|Send written comments to:||
Business Support Officer|
Mining Regulation Branch
Department of the Premier and Cabinet
GPO Box 320
Adelaide SA 5001
|Closing date for comment:||Closing date for submissions is 19 July 2017|
If you have any queries regarding this application, please contact either of the following members of the Department of the Premier and Cabinet’s Mining Regulation Branch: