Who is responsible for the application?
The registered manager can apply for approval to operate a quarry without a quarry manager. Depending on the nature of the quarry operation, the registered manager must apply to the:
- district inspector — if the quarry operation has less than 25 persons and no explosives are used
- State Mining Engineer — for small quarry operations where explosives are used
The completed and signed application should be accompanied, where appropriate, by:
- a risk management report detailing the additional alternative precautions to be implemented to control the risk
- additional comments or information supporting the request.
Lodging the application
The completed and signed notification of appointment must be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org
Then mailed to:
The Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety
Mineral House 100 Plain Street
East Perth WA 6004
Or lodged in person at Resources Safety, 1 Adelaide Terrace, East Perth WA.
For enquiries please contact an inspector of mines
Phone: 1800SAFEMINE (1800 7233 6463)