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:

  • Applications for Clearing Permits
  • Applications for Amendments to Clearing Permits
  • Clearing Permits Granted
  • Amended Clearing Permits Granted

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Mineral and Petroleum Environment Operations

New Applications

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

CPS 9144/1

ftp://9144

Mount Gibson Mining Limited

Purpose Permit

Mining Lease 59/406, Miscellaneous Licence 59/54

Shire of Yalgoo

Haul Road

6.109 ha

22/03/2021

 

CPS 9200/1 ftp://9200

Montague Resources Australia Pty Ltd

Purpose Permit

Exploration Licence 77/1582

Shire of Yilgarn

Mineral Exploration

1.6 ha

15/03/2021

CPS 9196/1

ftp://9196

Graeme Carthy

Purpose Permit

Mining Lease 04/191

Shire of Broome

Sand Mining

3.01 ha

08/03/2021

CPS 9198/1

ftp://9198

Corona Minerals Pty Ltd

Purpose Permit

Mining Lease 15/1828

Shire of Coolgardie

Mineral Production

150 ha

08/03/2021

CPS 9199/1

ftp://9199

Norwest Sand & Gravel Pty Ltd

Purpose Permit

Mining Lease 45/1195

Town of Port Hedland

Sand Extraction

50 ha

08/03/2021

CPS 9165/1 ftp://9165

Montague Resources Australia Pty Ltd

Purpose Permit

Mining Lease 77/1065

Shire of Yilgarn

Mineral Exploration Rehabilitation

0.42 ha

01/03/2021

CPS 9195/1 ftp://9195

RBH Mining Pty Ltd

Purpose Permit

Mining Lease 45/1250

Town of Port Hedland

Sand Mining

50 ha

01/03/2021

Submissions for Applications for clearing permits are to be made within the time frame specified in the Advertising Closing Date.  
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 Permit Type Tenure Shire Clearing Purpose Size (ha) Amendment Requested Submission Closing Date

CPS 4532/10

ftp://4532

Argyle Diamonds Limited

Purpose Permit

Diamond (Argyle Diamond Mines Joint Venture) Agreement Act 1981, Mining Lease 259SA (AM 70/259),  Mining Lease 80/114, Miscellaneous Licence 80/1

Shire of Wyndham-East Kimberley

Mineral Exploration, Mineral Production, Associated Activites and Closure Activities

416 ha

To increase permit boundary and extend permit duration

15/03/2021

CPS 4094/4

ftp://4094

BHP Billiton Iron Pty Ltd

Purpose Permit

Iron Ore (Mount Newman) Agreement Act 1964, Mineral Lease 244SA (AML70/244)

Shire of East Pilbara

Mineral Exploration Drilling, Hydrological Investigations, Installation of Meteorological Masts and LiDAR Stations and Supporting Infrastructure

450 ha

To extend the permit duration, increase the area authorised to clear by 300 hectares, and reduce the permit boundary by 6.269 hectares and to include additional purposes for which clearing is authorised.

08/03/2021

CPS 6450/2

ftp://6450

BHP Billiton Iron Ore Pty Ltd

Purpose Permit

Iron Ore (Goldsworthy-Nimingarra) Agreement Act 1972, Mining Lease 263SA (AM 70/263), Iron Ore (Goldsworthy-Nimingarra) Agreement Act 1972, Mineral Lease 251SA (AML 70/251), Iron Ore (Mount Goldsworthy) Agreement Act 1964, Mineral Lease 249SA (AML 70/249), Ore (Mount Goldsworthy) Agreement Act 1964, Special Lease 3116/6935, Document J998594 L, Lot 42 on Deposited Plan 241586; Mining Leases 45/558, 45/573, 45/592, 45/1016, 45/1018; Exploration Licence 45/1072

Shire of East Pilbara

Mineral Exploration, Geotechnical Investigations, Hydrological Drilling, Access Tracks, Rehabilitation, Installation of Meteorological Masts and LiDAR Stations and any Associated Activities

444.82 ha

To include additional purposes for which clearing is authorised, include a period in which clearing is authorised and extend the permit duration.

01/03/2021

CPS 8966/2

ftp://8966

Barto Gold Mining Pty Ltd

Purpose Permit

Mining Leases77/186, 77/224, 77/352, 77/408, 77/424, 77/721, Miscellaneous Licence 77/281

Shire of Yilgarn

Mineral Production and Associated Activities

99.1 ha

To increase the area authorised to clear by 33.1 hectares, and increase the permit boundary by 132.6 hectares

01/03/2021

Submissions for Applications for amendments to clearing permits are to be made within the time frame specified in the Advertising Closing Date.  
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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Clearing Permit System Link Related Documents Permit Holder Permit Type Tenure Shire Clearing Purpose Size (ha) Permit Duration Date Granted Appeals Closing Date

CPS 6331/2

ftp://6331

Dampier Salt Limited

Purpose Permit

Leslie Solar Salt Industry Agreement Act 1966, Mineral Lease 242SA (AML 70/242)

Town of Port Hedland

Borrow Pits and Associated Activities

47.69 ha

20 December 2014 - 31 December 2030

26/02/2021

19/03/2021

CPS 6834/2

ftp://6834

BHP Billiton Iron Ore Pty Ltd

Purpose Permit

Miscellaneous Licence 52/163

Shire of East Pilbara

Pipeline Construction and Maintenance and all Associated Activities

20 ha

23 April 2016 - 30 November 2031  

25/02/2021

18/03/2021

CPS 6875/2

ftp://6875

AWE Perth Pty Ltd

Purpose Permit

Purpose Permit

Petroleum Production Licence L1

Petroleum Production and Associated Activities

2.5 ha

27 February 2016 - 28 February 2026  

25/02/2021

18/03/2021

CPS 9095/1

ftp://9095

APT Parmelia Pty Ltd

Purpose Permit

PL 1, Lot 19 on Plan 13244 Volume 2063 Folio 340 (Easement A 329551), Lot 20 on Plan 13244 Volume 1612 Folio 196 (Easement A 329551), Lot 301 on Deposited Plan 30748 Volume 1521 Folio 521 (Easement A 372674), Lot 302 on Deposited Plan 30748 Volume 1521 Folio 518 (Easement A 372674), Lot 303 on Deposited Plan 30748 Volume 1704 Folio 235 (Easement A 372674), Lot 60 on Diagram 60697 Volume 1596 Folio 393 (Easement A 372674), Lot 149 on Deposited Plan 48843 Volume LR3138 Folio 169 (Easement A 372674), Lot 369 on Deposited Plan 59341 Volume LR3151 Folio 581 (Easement E 450641), Lot 9 on Plan 16075 Volume 2042 Folio 647 (Easement A 372674), Lot 30 on Plan 10295 Volume 1607 Folio 94 (Easement D 273352), Lot 788 on Deposited Plan 195513 Volume LR3120 Folio 621 (Easement  E 450641)

City of Cockburn and City of Canning

Relocation of a Gas Pipeline

1.985 ha

18 March 2021 - 18 March 2022

23/02/2021

16/03/2021

CPS 9116/1

ftp://9116

Wyloo Metals Pty Ltd

Purpose Permit

Exploration Licence 45/4940

Shire of Broome

Mineral Exploration

0.11 ha

13 March 2021 – 12 March 2026

18/02/2021

11/03/2021

CPS 8991/2

ftp://8991

Element 25 Limited

Purpose Permit

Mining Lease 52/1074, Miscellaneous Licences 52/215, 52/218, 52/220, 52/221

Shire of Meekatharra

Mineral Production and Associated Activities

265 ha

 3 October 2020 - 2 October 2025

16/02/2021

9/03/2021

CPS 9128/1

ftp://9128

Northern Star Resources Limited

Purpose Permit

General Purpose Lease 53/20, Mining Leases 53/191, 53/412, 53/413, 53/414

Shire of Wiluna

Mineral Production and Associated Activities

400 ha

5 March 2021 – 31 December 2025

10/02/2021

03/03/2021

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.
All appeals to be sent to the Appeals Convenor, Level 22 Forrest Centre, 221 St Georges Tce, PERTH  WA  6000 (08) 6364 7990

 

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