• About coal and mineral titles

    Schedules of minerals and groups of minerals,  and information about the types of authorities, mining leases, application lodgement and decision making process

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  • About petroleum titles

    Types of petroleum titles (PSPAs, PELs, PALs), application lodgement and decision-making process

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  • Project approvals

    About the Industry Coordination Unit, Mineral Exploration and Development Assessment Process, and the Conceptual Project Development Plan 

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  • Survey and drafting directions

    Surveying directions relating to coal mines and metalliferous and extractive industries

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  • Exhibition of proposed coal resources allocations

    List of current Public Exposure Tests on exhibition

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  • Native Title

    Information on Native Title and how it relates to a mining or assessment lease, and proof of extinguishment of Native Title

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  • Land and Environment Court

    Links to NSW Land and Environment Court Class 8 Mining proceedings and information on Mining Warden decisions

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  • Mining for privately owned minerals

    Information on mining or prospecting for privately owned minerals 

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  • Fossicking in NSW

    Tips and links for fossickers and landholders 

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  • Rehabilitation security deposits

    Security deposits must cover the ​government’s full costs in undertaking rehabilitation in the event of default by the titleholder.

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