Application to use, repair or modify a dredge

Submit an application for dredge use and modification online

Approval to use or repair a dredge - 54 Kb

This application only applies to a “dredge” as defined in r. 14(1).

Who is responsible for the notification?

The responsible person at a mine is required to apply for and receive approval from the State Mining Engineer before:

  • using a dredge
  • repair, modification or alteration is carried out

Refer to rr. 14.3, 14.4 and 14.5 of the Mines Safety and Inspection Regulations 1995.

The requirements for dredges are mainly given in Part 14 of the Mines Safety and Inspection Regulations 1995 and relevant Australian Standards.

Required information

Depending on the nature of the work, only the relevant part(s) of the application need to be completed. However, the items must be addressed in sufficient detail for the application to be properly assessed.

Additional information may be requested after the application is lodged.

Lodging the notification

Lodgment of dredge use, repair and modification applications, including supporting documents, is completed online.

For help using our online submission process, please visit the submissions portal.


For enquiries please contact an inspector of mines
Phone: 1800SAFEMINE (1800 7233 6463)