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Forms update 30 September 2015

Published: 30th September 2015

The following forms have been amended and uploaded to our website on 30 September 2015.


Update on forms and other IMER related documentation

Published: 29th September 2015 A methodical approach to the review and updating of all forms related to the Improved Management of Exploration Regulation (IMER) program is now underway.

New ESF4 application form for exploration activities

Published: 1st September 2015

As of 1 September 2015, explorers need to use a new application form, ESF4-Application to conduct exploration activities, to seek approval for exploration activities.


New land access guideline (petroleum exploration)

Published: 23rd July 2015

As part of the Improved Management of Exploration Regulation project, the Division of Resources and Energy recently published Exploration Guideline: Petroleum Land Access (Land Access Guideline).


Revised applications forms for Exploration Licence holders

Published: 10th July 2015

Please note that revised application forms apply from July 1 2015 for a range of licences, leases, transfers, applications and deposits.


Reviewing ESG4 Guidelines before preparing an Environmental Management Report

Published: 9th June 2015

It is important for you to ensure your EMR is properly formatted and contains the information necessary to enable DRE to review the required compliance information in a timely manner.