New 3D model shows mineral explorers how deep to drill

Published: 15th June 2017

With most exposed geological terrain in New South Wales considered ‘mature’ in terms of mineral exploration, there is an increasing drive to broaden the search space for new mineral discoveries.


NSW Minerals Week 2017: Resources Round-Up

Published: 14th June 2017

Sydney hosted NSW Minerals Week 2017 with several mineral industry focused events in four days from May 8 to 11.


Mine cancellation a first for NSW

Published: 5th June 2017

In a first for NSW, a mining lease for a dimension stone mine in the state’s north has been cancelled by the Department of Planning and Environment due to ongoing compliance issues.


Resources Regulator welcomes appeals court ruling

Published: 17th May 2017

The NSW Department of Planning and Environment’s Resources Regulator has welcomed the successful appeal against the inadequate conviction of a company whose employee was left a quadriplegic in a workplace accident at a Hunter Valley coal mine.


Miners & Explorers Update

Published: 28th April 2017

Following extensive consultation with industry representatives, the Department has released updated versions of the following Codes and Guidelines.


Mid-north coast mine ordered to shut down over rehabilitation concerns

Published: 13th April 2017

NSW mining companies have been placed on notice after one mine on the mid-north coast was shut down this week for not paying their environmental rehabilitation security deposit.


Resources Regulator seeks presenters for annual safety seminar

Published: 4th April 2017

The Resources Regulator is seeking experienced and enthusiastic presenters for its annual Mechanical Engineering Safety Seminar on 6 and 7 September 2017 in Sydney’s Olympic Park. The theme for this year’s seminar is, Are you overthinking it?


Paying your account after the transition to the Department of Planning and Environment

Published: 31st March 2017

As a result of the transition of the Division of Resources and Energy to the Department of Planning and Environment, title holders should note new banking and invoicing details as of 1 April 2017.

New water plan to save Greater Sydney

Published: 19th March 2017

Resources Regulator suspends Far Western Stone Quarries

Published: 8th March 2017

The NSW Resources Regulator has issued a suspension notice to Far Western Stone Quarries for failure to pay an outstanding environmental rehabilitation security deposit.