Terms of reference

The Minister can make specific decisions about the required amount and detail of information for applications and reports prepared under the Mining Acts. This includes notices of intent and entry, claim, lease and licence applications, and programs for environment protection and rehabilitation (PEPRs). Terms of reference (TOR) provide this detail.

Updated and new terms of reference are available in the South Australian Government Gazette. These will be published on this website as individual terms of reference as soon as practicable.


Updated and new instructions are available in the South Australian Government Gazette:

These determinations will be published on the department's website as individual instructions as required in 2021.