GSNSW showcases its work in Orange

Published: 14th June 2016

The Geological Survey of New South Wales (GSNSW), in collaboration with the Central West Exploration Discussion Group, jointly organised a workshop and evening of technical talks in Orange on Wednesday 1 June.

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Updates to forms and MinView 'apply online' facility for minerals exploration

Published: 31st May 2016

A monthly update for miners and explorers featuring a list of recently updated forms.

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NSW Division of Resources and Energy congratulates NSW Mining Explorer of the Year

Published: 12th May 2016

The NSW Deputy Secretary of the Division of Resources and Energy, Kylie Hargreaves, today congratulated Helix Resources after it was named as the inaugural NSW Mining Explorer of the Year.

Londonderry geoscience centre and drillcore library upgraded

Published: 5th April 2016

A $5 million upgrade to the state’s drillcore library at the W B Clarke Geoscience Centre at Londonderry was launched by the Minister for Industry, Resources and Energy, Anthony Roberts on 5 April, 2016.

Deputy Secretary of Resources and Energy in the NSW Department of Industry Kylie Hargreaves.

Division of Resources and Energy Update March 2016

Published: 1st March 2016

The changes that have come into effect today on 1 March 2016 bring the Mining Act 1992 and the Petroleum (Onshore) Act 1991 into closer alignment in matters to do with the administration of titles and compliance and enforcement.

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Summary of updated Codes and Guidelines released 1 March 2016

Published: 1st March 2016

The Exploration Code of Practice: Community Consultation was released on 1 March 2016.

Greater gas security for NSW

Published: 29th February 2016
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Statement on recent reports of a cyber attack on DRE's Maitland office

Published: 3rd February 2016

In December 2015, NSW Department of Industry IT security systems detected a marked increase in virus/security activity attempting to impact systems at the Division of Resources and Energy (DRE) office in Maitland.

Deputy Secretary of Resources and Energy in the NSW Department of Industry Kylie Hargreaves.

Division of Resources and Energy Update

Published: 25th January 2016

The Division of Resources and Energy (DRE) recognises that the significant structural reform that it has been implementing is contributing to uncertainty. In line with the feedback received, we are also improving how we communicate change through regular 'DRE Updates'.

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Mine worker injured during pipe pressure test

Published: 21st December 2015

The Division of Resources and Energy's Chief Inspector of Mines, Gary Parker, has issued a Safety Alert after a mine worker was injured during a pipe pressure test.