Title holders should note new banking and invoicing details as of 1 April 2017 due to the transition of the Division of Resources and Energy to the Department of Planning and Environment. Click here for more External link.

Waratah

Updated forms and Statement of financial capability

Published: 30th June 2016

In response to Industry feedback we have improved the functionality of the Statement of financial capability guideline and template. This month we updated administrative forms related to the Mining Act 1992 and Petroleum (Onshore) Act 1991.

Waratah

Updates to forms and MinView 'apply online' facility for minerals exploration

Published: 31st May 2016

A monthly update for miners and explorers featuring a list of recently updated forms.

Waratah

Summary of updated Codes and Guidelines released 1 March 2016

Published: 1st March 2016

The Exploration Code of Practice: Community Consultation was released on 1 March 2016.

Deputy Secretary of Resources and Energy in the NSW Department of Industry Kylie Hargreaves.

Division of Resources and Energy Update March 2016

Published: 1st March 2016

The changes that have come into effect today on 1 March 2016 bring the Mining Act 1992 and the Petroleum (Onshore) Act 1991 into closer alignment in matters to do with the administration of titles and compliance and enforcement.

Deputy Secretary of Resources and Energy in the NSW Department of Industry Kylie Hargreaves.

Division of Resources and Energy Update

Published: 25th January 2016

The Division of Resources and Energy (DRE) recognises that the significant structural reform that it has been implementing is contributing to uncertainty. In line with the feedback received, we are also improving how we communicate change through regular 'DRE Updates'.

Waratah

A new strategic release framework

Published: 18th December 2015

The Department of Industry, Division of Resources and Energy, has announced that the new Strategic Release framework for coal and petroleum exploration has been enacted today.

Deputy Secretary of Resources and Energy in the NSW Department of Industry Kylie Hargreaves.

Message from the Deputy Secretary

Published: 18th December 2015

In October 2015, the NSW Parliament passed five pieces of legislation designed to provide a more consistent and transparent regulatory framework for the resources sector in NSW.

CSG

NSW Gas Plan legislation update

Published: 18th December 2015

Four components of the NSW Gas Plan legislation will commence from 18 December 2015: operational allocation (coal), strategic release framework (coal and petroleum), seismic survey notifications and beneficial use of gas.

Deputy Secretary of Resources and Energy in the NSW Department of Industry Kylie Hargreaves.

Message from the Deputy Secretary

Published: 20th October 2015

A message from the Deputy Secretary of the Division of Resources and Energy, Kylie Hargreaves, about the legislative package that the NSW Government has introduced in Parliament.

IMER

Updates to DRE website, statements and forms AL1, AL3, EL1, AD2, ML8

Published: 15th October 2015

We have changed the layout of the Petroleum (Onshore) Act 1991 forms web page and we will be applying this style to the Mining Act 1992 forms web page.