Regulator conducting enquiries into Cadia mine incident

Published: 12th March 2018

The Resources Regulator continues to monitor the failure of a tailings dam wall at the Cadia mine.


Regulator responds to Cadia mine incident

Published: 10th March 2018

The Resources Regulator has responded to an incident at Cadia mine near Orange.


Resources Regulator suspends mining lease in the Riverina

Published: 9th March 2018

A Riverina mine has been shut down temporarily after the Resources Regulator suspended the titleholder’s mining lease for multiple licence breaches.


Resources Regulator prosecutes Wollongong coal companies

Published: 8th March 2018

The NSW Resources Regulator has started prosecution proceedings against two Wollongong coal companies for failing to pay almost $300,000 in rents and levies on time.


Regulator accepts Boral undertaking

Published: 7th March 2018

The NSW Resources Regulator has accepted an enforceable undertaking from Boral Ltd following an investigation into allegations the company unlawfully cleared vegetation at its Loch Catherine Colliery.


Resources Infographics Snapshot (January 2018)

Published: 23rd February 2018

The Division has created a series of quick reference sheets highlighting some key facts and numbers relating to resources in NSW.


Regulator accepts WHS undertaking from DFSI

Published: 13th February 2018

The NSW Resources Regulator has accepted an undertaking from the NSW Department of Finance, Services and Innovation (DFSI) that will improve work health and safety standards in the stonemasonry industry.


Grant funding offered to support low emissions coal technologies

Published: 12th February 2018

The NSW Government program to develop and demonstrate low emissions coal technologies is offering $8.5 million to seek innovative projects that could deliver solutions to reduce greenhouse gas emissions associated with coal.


Regulator investigating coal burst event at Austar mine

Published: 5th February 2018

The Resources Regulator is investigating a reported coal burst event on the Longwall face at Austar Coal Mine.


STEM students explore life in the Geological Survey

Published: 2nd February 2018

Last December the Geological Survey of NSW (Geological Survey) welcomed four new faces – STEM students who are undertaking 10-week internships in the Maitland office.