Step 8. Licence granted - General purpose lease

Rent is required to be paid within 1 month of the anniversary of the commencement of term.
  • A renewal of term (Form 9) can be lodged during the final year of the initial 21 year term on any mining lease and for further periods of 21 years.
  • A mining proposal needs to be approved by Environment Division
  • Mining Rehabilitation Fund

In some cases bonds may be applied to general purpose leases.