Policies and agreements

Petroleum policies and agreements

Operations protocol between DMIRS and Department of Jobs, Tourism, Science and Innovation (JTSI) - February 2015 - 2499 Kb

Operations protocol between DMIRS (formerly Department of Mines and Petroleum) and JTSI (formerly Department of State Development).

Memorandum of Understanding between DMIRS and Department of Water and Environmental Regulation (DWER) - February 2016 - 2360 Kb

Memorandum of Understanding between DMIRS (formerly Department of Mines and Petroleum) and DWER (formerly Office of Environmental Protection Authority) in relation to the referral of mineral and petroleum (onshore and offshore) and geothermal proposals.

Administrative Agreement between DMIRS and Department of Water and Environmental Regulation (DWER) - April 2011 - 918 Kb

Administrative Agreement between DMIRS (formerly Department of Mines and Petroleum) and DWER (formerly Department of Environment and Conservation) regarding the delegation for DMIRS to undertake clearing permit assessments.

Administrative Agreement between DMIRS and Department of Water and Environmental Regulation (DWER) – petroleum and geothermal - August 2015 - 3769 Kb

Administration Agreement between DMIRS (formerly Department of Mines and Petroleum) and DWER (formerly Department of Water) for onshore petroleum and geothermal activities in Western Australia.

Minerals policies and agreements

Consideration of Aboriginal heritage matters - April 2012 - 233 Kb

Aboriginal heritage matters in assessments.

Stakeholder Feedback on Partnership Guidelines – Abandoned Mines Program – March 2017 - 986 Kb

Stakeholders were recently invited to comment on the draft Partnership Guideline. The consultation period for the guideline attracted feedback from a broad cross-section.

Administrative Agreement between DMIRS and Department of Water and Environmental Regulation (DWER) - minerals and mining - January 2016 - 2997 Kb

Administration Agreement between DMIRS (formerly Department of Mines and Petroleum) and DWER (formerly Department of Water) for mineral exploration and mining operations in water resource areas of Western Australia.

Programme of Work Prospecting Policy - June 2015 - 227 Kb

This policy provides a framework for the application and assessment of a Programme of Work - Prospecting

Abandoned Mines Policy - January 2016 - 688 Kb

This policy is a whole of government statement regarding abandoned mines.

Operations protocol between DMIRS and Department of Jobs, Tourism, Science and Innovation (JTSI) - February 2015 - 2499 Kb

Operations protocol between DMIRS (formerly Department of Mines and Petroleum) and JTSI (formerly Department of State Development).

Memorandum of Understanding between DMIRS and Department of Water and Environmental Regulation (DWER) - February 2016 - 2360 Kb

Memorandum of Understanding between DMIRS (formerly Department of Mines and Petroleum) and DWER (formerly Office of Environmental Protection Authority) in relation to the referral of mineral and petroleum (onshore and offshore) and geothermal proposals.

Administrative Agreement between DMIRS and Department of Water and Environmental Regulation (DWER) - April 2011 - 918 Kb

Administrative Agreement between DMIRS (formerly Department of Mines and Petroleum) and DWER (formerly Department of Environment and Conservation) regarding the delegation for DMIRS to undertake clearing permit assessments.