View notifications of Clearing Permit Applications and Decisions

The Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety advertises clearing permit applications received and decisions made, each week.  Clearing permit applications received are available for public submissions and/or registrations of interest.  Clearing Permit decisions made are available for public appeal.

Submissions or Appeals are to be made within the time period specified in the advertisement.

The weekly advertisements include:

New Applications

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Clearing Permit System Link Related Documents Applicant Project Permit Type Tenure Shire Clearing Purpose Size (ha) Submission Closing Date

CPS 9720/1

9720/1

Battery Minerals Limited

 

Purpose Permit

Exploration Licence 80/4944

Shire of Halls Creek

Mineral Exploration and Associated Activities

10 ha

10/06/2022

CPS 9707/1

9707/1

GMA Garnet Pty Ltd

Lynton Project

Purpose Permit

Mining Leases 70/204, 70/1330

Shire of Northampton

Mineral Production and Mineral Exploration

46.33 ha

31/05/2022

CPS 9699/1

9699/1

Aurumin Mt Dimer Pty Ltd

Mt Dimer Gold Project

Purpose Permit

Mining Leases 77/427, 77/428

Shire of Yilgarn

Mineral Production and Associated Activities 

3.5 ha

24/05/2022

Submissions for Applications for clearing permits are to be made within the time frame specified in the Advertising Closing Date. 
Documents relating to clearing permit applications or decisions can be accessed via the FTP website: https://ftp.dwer.wa.gov.au/permit/.
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Submissions may be forwarded to Resource and Environmental Compliance Division, Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety,
100 Plain St, EAST PERTH WA 6004 or email: nvab@dmirs.wa.gov.au.

 

Amendment Applications

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Clearing Permit System Link Related Documents

Applicant

Project Permit Type Tenure Shire Clearing Purpose Size (ha) Amendment Requested Submission Closing Date

CPS 8358/2 

8358/2

Australian Garnet Pty Ltd 

Balline Garnet Windfarm Project

Purpose Permit

General Purpose Lease 70/253, Miscellaneous Licence 70/178

Shire of Northampton

Wind Farm

5.24 ha

Increase the amount of approved clearing by 3.84 hectares, increase the permit boundary by 3.856 hectares and include additional tenure

14/06/2022

CPS 8833/2

8833/2

Western Areas Limited

Northern Estates Exploration Project

Purpose Permit

Exploration Licences 77/1581, 77/1734, 77/2228, 77/2235, 77/2236, 77/2261, 77/2440, 77/2527

Shire of Yilgarn

Mineral Exploration

23.53 ha

Increase the area authorised to clear by 6.98 hectares and the permit boundary by approximately 70 hectares

10/06/2022

CPS 7551/2

7551/2

Quadrant Northwest Pty Ltd

Varanus Island Project

Purpose Permit

Petroleum Production Licene TL/6

Shire of Ashburton

Petroleum Production and Associated Activities

24.93 ha

Redescribing the permit boundary

27/05/2022

Submissions for Applications for amendments to clearing permits are to be made within the time frame specified in the Advertising Closing Date.  
Documents relating to clearing permit applications or decisions can be accessed via the FTP website: https://ftp.dwer.wa.gov.au/permit/.
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Submissions may be forwarded to Resource and Environmental Compliance Division, Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety,
100 Plain St, EAST PERTH WA 6004 or email: nvab@dmirs.wa.gov.au.

 

Granted Applications - New and Amended

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Related Documents

Permit
Holder &
Project
Permit
Type
Tenure Shire Clearing
Purpose
Size (ha) Permit
Duration
Date
Granted
Appeals
Closing
Date

CPS 5128/5

5128/5

Silver Lake (Deflector) Pty Ltd - Deflector Gold Project

Purpose Permit

Mining Leases 59/49, 59/68, 59/356, 59/442, 59/507, 59/522, Miscellaneous Licences 59/49, 59/64, 59/71, 59/160, 59/175

Shire of Yalgoo

Mineral Production and Associated Activities

325 ha

22 December 2012 -  31 December 2028

19/05/2022

9/06/2022

CPS 9417/1 

9417/1

Newcam Minerals Pty Ltd - Mt Gould Project

Purpose Permit

Mining Lease 52/236

Shire of Meekatharra

Mineral Production and Associated Activities

95.6 ha

11 June 2022 - 31 October 2027

19/05/2022 9/06/2022

CPS 9495/1

9495/1

Kumina Iron Pty Ltd - Onslow Camp Dunes Project

Purpose Permit

General Purpose Lease 08/80, Mining Leases 08/488, 08/496

Shire of Ashburton

Sand Quarry and Associated Activities

106 ha

11 June 2022 – 10 June 2027

19/05/2022 9/06/2022

CPS 9608/1

9608/1

Redcliffe Project Pty Ltd  - Redcliffe Gold Project

Purpose Permit

Mining Leases 37/233, 37/1276, 37/1286, 37/1295, 37/1348

Shire of Leonora and Laverton

Mineral Production and Associated Activities

250.3 ha

11 June 2022 – 10  June 2027

19/05/2022

9/06/2022

CPS 2296/5

2296/5

BHP Iron Ore Pty Ltd -  Mesa Gap Exploration Project

Purpose Permit

Iron Ore (Mount Newman) Agreement Act 1964, Mineral Lease 244 SA (AML 70/244)

Shire of East Pilbara

Mineral Exploration, Hydrological and Geotechnical Investigiations, Water Pipelines, Supporting Infrasturucture, Haul Roads and Associated Acitivites.

302 ha

12 July 2008 - 30 November 2033

12/05/2022

2/06/2022

CPS 8046/2

8046/2

Tronox Mining Australia Limited - Wonnerup North Mineral Sands Mine

Purpose Permit

Mining Leases 70/360, 70/569

City of Busselton

Mineral Sands Mining and Associated Activities

39.16 ha

28 September 2019 – 27 September 2034

06/05/2022

27/05/2022

CPS 9563/1

9563/1

Lithco No.2 Pty Ltd - Bald Hill Project

Purpose Permit

Mining Leases 15/400, 15/1305, 15/1308, Miscellaneous Licence 15/365

Shire of Coolgardie

Mineral Production

126 ha

28 May 2022 - 28 February 2032

05/05/2022

26/05/2022

CPS 9616/1

9616/1

Pantoro South Pty Ltd - Green Lantern Project

Purpose Permit

Mining Leases 63/36, 63/112, 63/325

Shire of Dundas

Mineral Production and Associated Activities

340.9 ha

28 May 2022 – 27 May 2027

05/05/2022

26/05/2022

Appeals against a grant of a clearing permit , appeals against the refusal to grant a permit, refusal to permit all clearing;
an amendment, revocation or suspension of a clearing permit; or the conditions of permit must be made within 21 days
of the applicant receiving notification of the decision.
Documents relating to clearing permit applications or decisions can be accessed via the FTP website: https://ftp.dwer.wa.gov.au/permit/.
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Appeals may be lodged online with the Appeals Convenor.  For further information about lodging or the appeals process,please visit www.appealsconvenor.wa.gov.au
If you have any queries, please contact the Office of the Appeals Convenor on (08) 6364 7990 or email to admin@appealsconvenor.wa.gov.au

 

All Matters Not for Public Comment or Appeal

Clearing Referrals - Not for public comment or appeal

Clearing Referrals proposed under Section 51DA(2) and decision of clearing referrals under section 51 DA(3) of the Environmental Protection Act 1986 (EP Act) 
 
Referral System Link Referrer Location Details Documents (FTP) Size (ha) Decision Decision Date

REF 9599/1

Diversified Asset Holdings Pty Ltd

Exploration Licence 51/1847 - Shire of Meekatharra Referral Documents - Index of /permit 9599(dwer.wa.gov.au) 2 ha

Permit Required

15/03/2022

REF 9598/1

Diversified Asset Holdings Pty Ltd

Exploration Licence 51/1846 - Shire of Meekatharra

Referral Documents - Index of /permit 9598(dwer.wa.gov.au) 4 ha Permit Required 17/03/2022

REF 9605/1

EII Gas Transmission Service WA (Operations) Pty Ltd

Pipeline Licence 60 - Town of Port Hedland

Referral Documents - Index of /permit 9605(dwer.wa.gov.au)

0.0015 ha

Permit not required

24/03/2022

 

 

Surrender Applications - Not for public comment or appeal

Application to surrender a clearing permit made under Section 51 MA(1) of the EP Act, and the acceptance or refusal of an application to surrender a clearing permit made under Section 51MA(7) of the EP Act.
Decision to revoke or suspend a clearing permit made under Section 51L (1) of the EP Act.
 
Clearing Permit System Link Related Documents Permit Holder and Project Permit Type Tenure Shire Size (ha) Decision Decision Date

CPS 8763/1

8763/1

Aurenne MIT Pty Ltd - Tim’s Find Project

Purpose Permit

Mining Lease 29/421
Miscellaneous Licence 29/139

Shire of Menzies

424.9 ha

Application Accepted 26/04/2022

CPS 3550/3

3550/3

Hamersley Iron Pty Ltd - Minthdi Spring Project

Purpose Permit

Iron Ore (Hamersley Range) Agreement Act 1963, Mining Lease 272SA (AM 70/272), Miscellaneous Licences 47/18, 47/55

Shire of Ashburton

1.075 ha

Application Accepted and Surrender of Clearing Permit

26/04/2022

 

Decision to amend a clearing permit under section 51 K(2)(b) - Not for public comment or appeal

Decision to amend a clearing permit under Section 51K(2)(b) of the EP Act on the initiative of the Chief Executive Officer (CEO). Amendment decisions that are not appealable include CEO-initiated amendments and amendments to give effect to a decision of the Minister for Environment.
 
Clearing Permit System Link Permit Holder Permit Type Tenure Shire Size (ha) Decision Decision Date
               
               
 

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