Mining lease application notices

According to Queensland law, anyone can object to a mining lease application or current environmental authority application for a mining lease. The objection period is a minimum of 20 business days. Details of current mining lease applications are provided below.

Make sure your objection is lodged by 4.30pm on the last day of objections.

Mining lease objections

To object to the mining lease application you must:

Environmental authority objections

The procedure you must follow depends on when the lease application was lodged. Applications lodged:

Notices of mining lease applications

You can download the mining lease notice (MLN) below.

Note: Notices for applications lodged before 31 March 2013 are not published on this website. They are available, along with all application documents, from the mines assessment hub where the claim was lodged.

Application documents that can be downloaded are scanned PDF documents and may not be fully accessible. If any difficulties are experienced with the accessibility of any document, please contact the relevant mines assessment hub for a full copy of the lodged application documentation.

ML number Applicant Local government Last objection day
ML 700024 Fitzroy (CQ) Pty Ltd (60%) Nebo Central Coal Pty Ltd (40%) Isaac Regional Council 12 July 2018
Notice of mining lease (PDF, 102.3KB)

Additional application documentation can be obtained from the Coal Assessment Hub

ML number Applicant Local government Last objection day
ML 80156 Cement Australia (Exploration) Pty Ltd Gladstone Regional Council 12 June 2018
Application documents (PDF, 2.4MB)
Area map (PDF, 592.9KB)
Notice of mining lease (PDF, 43.8KB)

Additional application documentation can be obtained from the Townsville office

ML number Applicant Local government Last objection day
ML 10368 Sconi Mining Operations Pty Ltd Charters Towers Regional Council 25 May 2018
Application documents (PDF, 5.4MB)
Area map (PDF, 601.9KB)
Notice of mining lease (PDF, 53.7KB)

Additional application documentation can be obtained from the Townsville office

Coal

There are currently no coal mining lease applications.