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Applying for a new mineral or coal resource authority

Application process for coal and mineral resource authorities in Queensland.

Coronavirus (COVID-19): An important message about our business centres

Our business centres are closed for in-person lodgements, but you can still lodge resources authority applications, lodge dealings and make payments through MyMinesOnline.

Read our resource authority application guides which provide detailed steps for lodging and making payments through the MMOL system.

If you have any questions, contact the relevant Assessment Hub or email


Coronavirus (COVID-19) business support: 1300 654 687

General enquiries: 13 QGOV (13 74 68)