Environmental Assessment and Regulatory System (EARS)

EARS Online and EARS 2 are online systems for submitting and tracking environmental applications, and compliance reporting.

Users must be registered against a company in order to access either system. Only applications lodged by the company you are registered for will be displayed.

EARS Online

EARS Online allows online lodgement and tracking of the following Minerals and Petroleum Environmental Applications:

  • Programme of Work (PoW)
  • Mining Proposal (MP)
  • Mining Proposal with Mine Closure Plan (MPMCP)
  • Environment Plan (EP)
  • Oil Spill Contingency Plan (OSCP)

Access to Environmental Assessment and Regulatory System (EARS Online)

EARS 2

EARS 2 allows online lodgement and tracking of the following Mineral Environmental Compliance Reports:

  • Annual Environmental Reports (AER)
  • Mining Rehabilitation Fund (MRF)

Access to Environmental Assessment and Regulatory System (EARS 2)

Require help or assistance?

EARS 2 Frequently Asked Questions

Should you require any assistance regarding the system contact the department's IT Service Desk on +61 8 9222 0777.

View publicly available Annual Environmental Reports (AER).