|Resource||Copper (Cu), Gold (Au) concentrate|
|Location||Approximately 650 km north-northwest of Adelaide, about halfway between Roxby Downs and Coober Pedy; 130 km north west of Olympic Dam and 130 km south east of Coober Pedy|
The Prominent Hill operation comprise a number of tenements, including the mining lease (ML 6288), miscellaneous purpose licences (MPL 81, 82, 83,84, 91, 93, 94 96, 97, 101, 112-117 and 119-122) and extractive mineral leases (EML 6234, 6236-6242, 6278-6296, 6299)
Download map showing Prominent Hill tenements via the South Australian Resources Information Gateway (SARIG)
|Resource estimates and production estimates|
Company released resource estimates and production statistics for South Australia's major operating and approved mines are summarised in South Australia's major operating/approved mines: resources estimates and production statistics (PDF, updated regularly).
The 2009 revised MARP (now deemed to be a PEPR) included environmental and social impacts associated with construction, operation and closure of Ankata (Prominent Hill underground mine).
Current program for environment protection and rehabilitation (PEPR)
Current mining compliance report (MCR)
For more information, contact:
Mineral Resources Division
Department for Energy and Mining
Phone: 8429 2583