Western Australia’s Department of Minerals and Petroleum has recently imposed new mine closure conditions on many Mining Leases. The key attribute of the Mine Closure Plans are their implementation at the commencement of a project, rather than at the end of a project, and TAS recommends that it be taken into consideration in the financial modelling of any deposit.

The 2015 updated Mines Closure Guidelines can be found at :
www.dmp.wa.gov.au/documents/ENV-MEB-121.pdf

For more information, please email Jenny Johnson