• Western Australian Legislation Mining Regulations 1981

    Western Australian Legislation Home > Mining Regulations 1981. Mining Regulations 1981. Publication Information: 13 Nov 1981 p. 4601-76

  • Rules, Regulations and Forms WA DNR

    The state surface mining reclamation permit issued by DNR to the permit holders applies to most of the surface mines in Washington. RCWs & WACs sm The Surface Mining Act is a reclamation law that requires a permit for each mine that: (1) results in more than 3 acres of mine-related disturbance, or (2) has a high-wall that is both higher than 30

  • Rules for mineral prospecting and placer mining as of June

    Jun 22, 2020· Mineral prospecting and placer mining activities in or near water qualify as hydraulic projects and require a permit (Chapter 77.55 RCW). The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) regulates most of these activities through the Gold and Fish pamphlet.

  • Mineral prospecting and placer mining Washington State

    Ensuring wastewater meets water quality standards is important to protect the health of surface water, groundwater, and aquatic life. Using water quality permits, we manage when, where, how, and if wastewater enters the environment. Effective June 11, 2020, state law (bill) ESHB 1261 prohibits motorized and gravity siphon aquatic mining in some locations where it has historically taken place.

  • [PDF]
  • OFR 2000-3: Mining Regulations in Washington

    Mining Regulations in Washington David K. Norman Washington Division of Geology and Earth Resources PO Box 47007; Olympia, WA 98504-7007 360-902-1439; [email protected] The Washington Department of Natural Resources (DNR) administers the Surface Mining Act, a reclamation law that requires a permit for each mine that meets the definition

  • [PDF]
  • MINING LAWS WA

    this revised bulletin, "Mining Laws of the State of Washington," to its series of publications availe to the public. August 1, 1974. III Vaughn E. Livingston, Jr. Washington State Geologist Division of Geology and Earth Resources Olympia, WA 98504

  • Mining Act legislation Department of Mines,

    The Mining Act 1978 (the Mining Act) outlines the law as it relates to mining, and for incidental and other purposes. Until recently the Mining Act 1978 has applied to the land area of the Western Australia and, by arrangement with the Commonwealth, the first three nautical miles of the territorial sea from the baseline. The baseline is a nominated line that generally constitutes the mean low

  • Western Australian Legislation Mines Safety and

    Western Australian Legislation Home > Mines Safety and Inspection Regulations 1995. Mines Safety and Inspection Regulations 1995. Publication Information: 8 Dec 1995 p. 5629-932

  • Surface Mining and Reclamation WA DNR

    The Surface Mine Reclamation Program (SMRP) is part of the Washington Geological Survey within the Washington Department of Natural Resources. The program was created in 1971 after the legislature created the Surface Mining Act. The SMRP makes sure that all lands and waters within the state are protected and reclaimed after mining is complete.

  • Western Australian Legislation Mining Act 1978

    Western Australian Legislation Home > Mining Act 1978. Mining Act 1978. Act No: 107 of 1978: Assent Date: 8 Dec 1978: Portfolio: Minister for Mines and Petroleum: Agency: Department of Mines, Regulation and Safety: Consolidated Version Currency start

  • [PDF]
  • Mines Safety and Inspection Regulations 1995

    Mines Safety and Inspection Regulations 1995 Contents As at 24 Jan 2017 Version 06-d0-08 page iii Published on legislation.wa.gov.au Part 3 — Management of mines Division 1 — Exploration operations 3.1. Application of Division 31 3.2. Prescribed place at which record book to be kept 31 3.3. Provision of information — earth disturbing

  • Surface Mining and Reclamation WA DNR

    The Surface Mine Reclamation Program (SMRP) is part of the Washington Geological Survey within the Washington Department of Natural Resources. The program was created in 1971 after the legislature created the Surface Mining Act. The SMRP makes sure that all lands and waters within the state are protected and reclaimed after mining is complete.

  • Chapter 78.44 RCW: SURFACE MINING Washington

    Surface mining reclamation account. 78.44.050: Exclusive authority to regulate reclamation — Department may delegate enforcement authority to counties, cities, towns — Other laws not affected. 78.44.055: Surface mining of coal — Preemption of chapter by federal laws, programs. 78.44.060: Investigations, research, etc. — Dissemination of

  • Western Australia Mining & Environmental Law &

    The regulatory risk rating for Western Australia may surprise many of those in the industry. Whilst the mining regime is a sophisticated one with map and ground staking, extensive provisions concerning surface rights and private owner conflicts, expenditure obligations, filing requirements and retention lnces, it is also quite a complicated regime that shows its age through patchy

  • Legislation and compliance

    Royalties Online System for Western Australian mineral and petroleum producers to electronically prepare, lodge and view royalty returns and production reports. About Access; Interactive geological map (GeoVIEW.WA) An interactive, GIS-based mapping system. Construct your own geological map and incorporate other mineral and petroleum exploration datasets including mines and mineral deposits

  • Environmental regulation

    TENGRAPH A spatial enquiry and mapping system displaying the position of Western Australian mining tenements and petroleum titles in relation to other land information About; VIEW MORE. The Department of Mines, Regulation and Safety (DMIRS) ensures the responsible development of Western Australia's (WA) mineral, petroleum and

  • Minerals safety legislation

    The State Mining Engineer may also issue general exemptions from the provisions of the Mines Safety and Inspection Regulations 1995. These apply across all mining operations. General exemptions are published in the Government Gazette,availe from the State Law Publisher.

  • Western Australian Legislation Mining Act 1978

    Western Australian Legislation Home > Mining Act 1978. Mining Act 1978. Act No: 107 of 1978: Assent Date: 8 Dec 1978: Portfolio: Minister for Mines and Petroleum: Agency: Department of Mines, Regulation and Safety: Consolidated Version Currency start

  • Coal, Metallic and Mineral Resources WA DNR

    Currently, Washington has several permitted metal mines, but only one of them is operational—the Buckhorn Mountain gold mine in Okanogan County, managed by Kinross Gold Corporation. The mines shown are by no means all of the metallic mines in Washington. The remainder of the mines existed prior to the Metals Mining and Milling Act was signed.

  • Home [dmp.wa.gov.au]

    Department of Mines, Regulation and Safety. 25 September 2020 Record jobs and sales in WA’s resources sector; 21 September 2020 Online lodgement of survey documents & survey data; 21 September 2020 Safe Work Month opens in October; 17 September 2020 RER Group eNews now availe online; 17 September 2020 WA mineral exploration activity records five-year high

  • [PDF]
  • Mines Safety and Inspection Regulations 1995

    Western Australia Mines Safety and Inspection Regulations 1995 CONTENTS Part 1 — Preliminary 1.1. Citation 1 1.2. Commencement 1 1.3. Interpretation 1 1.3A. Persons who are trainees for the purposes of the Act 4 1.4. Exemption — if substantial compliance 5 1.5. Exemption — if compliance unnecessary or impracticable 5 Part 2 — Administration

  • Gold and Fish: Rules for Mineral Prospecting and Placer

    Jun 22, 2020· You must also follow the rules and regulations of local, federal, and other Washington state agencies. If you want to conduct mineral prospecting or mining activities at different times or locations, or with different equipment than allowed in this pamphlet, you must apply for

  • Gold Prospecting Regulations in WA.

    Gold Prospecting Regulations in WA A Simple Flowchart to Help You Through The Maze! Gold Prospecting Regulations can be bewildering so Udo and I have put together this flowchart which may help you through the maze when you are attempting your first gold prospecting or metal detecting trip.

  • Mining Law 2021 Laws and Regulations Australia ICLG

    Australia: Mining Laws and Regulations 2021. ICLG Mining Laws and Regulations covers common issues in mining laws and regulations including the acquisition of rights, ownership requirements and restrictions, processing, transfer and encumbrance, environmental aspects, native title and land rights in 15 jurisdictions.