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Tenement holders must hold an approved program for environment protection and rehabilitation (PEPR) before conducting any mining operations.

Submission of a Mining PEPR or Mine Operations Plan (MOP) must now be made using the online Mining Programs Submission Form

PEPRs that have been approved in the last six months are listed on this web page.

Previously approved PEPRs

Approved PEPRLease/ Licence
(*Tenement class)
LocationPurposeDate approved
South Middleback Ranges (PDF 70 MB)ML 6441 + othersMiddleback Ranges, southwest of Whyalla, Eyre PeninsulaIron ore, hematite22 June 2020
Southern Cross Granite Quarry (PDF 68 MB)ML 6144Approximately 18 km southwest of Swan ReachGranite15 June 2020
Whitehead Quarry (PDF 8 MB)ML 57798 km west of Mount GambierDolomite3 June 2020
Ardrossan Dolomite Quarry (PDF 3.2 MB)RL 133Approximately 2.5 km southwest of Ardrossan town centreProposed exploration drilling15 May 2020
Morrell Sand Pit (PDF 10 MB)EML 5810Nearest town Burdett is located approximately 6.54 km north-east from tenementSand4 May 2020
Glenshera Glass Sand Mine (PDF 15 MB)ML 5327, EML 5465Approximately 3 km west of Mount Compass on the Fleurieu PeninsulaSand21 April 2020
Koongawa Granite Dimension Stone Quarry (PDF 1.2 MB)ML 6426Approximately 28 km northeast of WarrambooGranite15 April 2020
Goode Limestone Quarry (PDF 7 MB) EML 5386 7 km from Cape Jaffa in south-eastern South Australia Limestone 14 April 2020
Bruce Sand Pit (PDF 819 KB) EML 6508 Alford area approximately 18 km south-southwest of Port Broughton Sand 3 April 2020
White Lakes Gypsum (PDF 6 MB) ML 6494 Kapinnie area, approximately 19 km northwest of Cummins Gypsum 25 March 2020
Kanmantoo Copper Mine - main document (PDF 23 MB)
Kanmantoo Copper Mine - appendices (PDF 144 MB)
ML 6345, ML 6346 Approximately 40 km southeast of Adelaide Copper 25 March 2020
Kalkaroo Copper-Gold Project (PDF 1.5 MB) ML 6498 Kalkaroo area, approx. 87 km west-northwest of Broken Hill Copper, gold 18 March 2020
Red Sand Pit (PDF 55 MB) EML 6136 Approximately 6 km southwest of Victor Harbor Sand 27 February
2020
Peculiar Knob Iron Ore Mine (PDF 9 MB) ML 6314 + others (see PEPR) 90 km southeast of Coober Pedy Iron ore 27 February 2020
World's End Quarry (PDF 15 MB) EML 6507 Worlds End area, approximately 18 km southeast of Burra Limestone 26 February 2020
Calperum Station Gypsum Mine (PDF 4 MB) ML 5733 Located within Calperum Pastoral Station Gypsum 24 February 2020
South Middleback Ranges (PDF 61 MB) ML 6441 + others (see PEPR) Middleback Ranges, southwest of Whyalla, Eyre Peninsula Iron ore, hematite 14 February 2020
Barr Pit (PDF 1.3 MB) EML 6506 Keith area, approximately 38 km northwest of Bordertown Calcrete, limestone 30 January 2020
Poona Mine (PDF 5 MB) EML 5525 4 km northeast of the township of Moonta Limestone, sandstone 16 January 2020
Spalding Dolomite Quarry (PDF 86 MB) EML 6479 Broughton Valley River area, approximately 3 km southwest of Spalding Dolomite 16 January 2020

Kanmantoo Copper 
Main report pp 1-258 (PDF 22 MB)

Appendices -  Mine Closure Native Vegetation, SEP offset review, Independent TSF Raise Design, Closure Review pp 259-629 (PDF 39 MB)

Appendices - Groundwater input data and Calibration plots pp 630-733 part 1 (PDF 63 MB)

Appendices - Groundwater input data and Calibration plots pp 630-733 part 2 (PDF 141 MB)

Appendices - Groundwater input data and Calibration plots pp 630-733 part 3 (PDF 79 MB)

Appendices - Geochemical simulation reports and PHREEQC Source Water Speciation Inputs pp 734- 2138 (PDF 5 MB)

Appendices - Response to comments pp 2139-2627 (PDF 62 MB)

ML 6345, ML 6436 Approximately 40 km southeast of Adelaide Copper, gold, silver 20 December 2019
IWS Northern Balefill (PDF 6 MB) EML 6477 Approximately 3.5 km south of Dublin Sand, clay, limestone 11 December 2019
Bleasby 02 (PDF 19 MB) EML 6501 Coonalpyn area, approximately 45 km northwest of Keith Sand 30 November 2019
D'Estree Lime Sand Pit (PDF 4 MB) ML 5853 D'Estrees Bay, Kangaroo Island Lime sand 30 November 2019
McDonalds Earthmover's Limestone Pit (PDF 3 MB) EML 6505 Duck Ponds area approximately 2 km west of Port Lincoln Limestone 2 December 2019
Teagle Sand Pit/ Henderson's Quarry (PDF 13 MB) EML 6002, EML 6006 Limestone Coast Sand/ limestone 22 November 2019
Loxton Dolomite Quarry (PDF 10 MB) EML 4841, EML 5566, EML 5831 Approximately 9 km east of Loxton in Murray Mallee Basin limestone/ calcrete 22 November 2019

Portia Gold Project

- Main document (PDF 17 MB)

- Appendices A-C (PDF 61 MB)

- Appendices D-E (PDF 101 MB

- Appendices F-K (PDF 17 MB)

ML 6346 Approximately 95 km north of Olary Gold 23 September 2019
Black Hill Quarry (PDF 35.7 MB) EML 3360, EML 4383, ML 3223 Approximately 30 km north of Mannum, within the River Murray Tributaries Zone Black granite 29 October 2019
Red Hill Road Limestone Quarry (PDF 1.5 MB) EML 6502 Approximately 10 km northeast of Mount Gambier Limestone 18 October 2019

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