Mining Authorities

Mining Leases (ML)

The current mining operations at MTW are conducted in accordance with the requirements of the conditions of the following Mining Leases as granted under the NSW Mining Act, 1992.


Mount Thorley


Mining Operations Plan (MOP)

In accordance with NSW Mining Act 1992 MTW has prepared a Mining Operations Plan (MOP) as approved by the Secretary (or delegate) of the NSW Department of Planning, Industry and Environment (DPIE), which includes mining operations and mine rehabilitation for the period of the MOP.  The approved MOP is available below:



Exploration licences are issued by the NSW DPIE - Division of Resources and Geosciences to approve exploration of resources, and apply conditions to ensure that exploration activities are undertaken to the satisfaction of the Department.  Exploration licences currently held by MTW include: 

Mount Thorley