From establishment and construction to closure and rehabilitation, a mining operation must be conducted in an efficient and safe manner. The Department for Energy and Mining encourages positive and proactive engagement with miners and operators to deliver an efficient and effective regulatory framework and operating environment, while also ensuring the South Australian public and the environment is responsibly and appropriately protected.

The following information is intended to assist miners and operators in the establishment and construction, operation and rehabilitation of their tenements.

Programs for environment protection and rehabilitation (PEPR)

Mineral royalties

Financial assurances

Renewing and transferring production tenements

Mine closures and partial surrenders