Environmental Management - NSW Minerals Council - NSW Mining

The monitoring sites are operated independently by the NSW Environment Protection Authority, and real-time data is available to the public at environment.nsw.gov.au. Potential dust generation from coal trains moving coal from our mines to our ports, such as the Port of Newcastle, has also been a topic of discussion with local communities.

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Minerals Council of Australia.

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All legislation for NSW mining workplaces - NSW Resources and ...

The Work Health and Safety Act 2011 and the Work Health and Safety Regulation 2017apply to all workplaces in NSW, including mining workplaces. Read more about WHS legislation.

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Energy NSW

Energy NSW is a hub for energy related information from multiple NSW Government departments - making it easier for you to find information and get the help you need.

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Coal & Allied fighting fatigue with the SmartCap [2014 NSW Mining...]

Coal & Allied says that the coal mining business has grown from 11 million tonnes a year to 14 million tonnes a year, proving that a focus on safety and reducing fatigue doesn't have to result in a less efficient workforce.

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Support resources for coal mines safety legislation - NSW ...

Support resources for coal mines safety legislation Important: Please note that the documents below may refer to legislation that has been repealed. Please check the Mine Safety Legislation section for current, in force WHS legislation applying to mines in NSW.

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Coal Seam Gas - NSW Department of Planning, Industry, and ...

Frequently Asked Questions - Amended planning rules for coal mining and coal seam gas activity - July 2014 . Further information. Telephone: 1300 305 965 Email: [email protected] Visit: www.resourcesandenergy.nsw.gov.au

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Mining and the Environment - Parliament of NSW

The minerals industry is NSW’s largest export industry, accounting for export revenue of $11.1 billion in 2006-07, which is 39% of total NSW exports. Coal accounts for 56% of the total of NSW mineral and metal exports. The NSW minerals industry is based on: 60 coal mines (29 underground, 31 open cut); 12 major metalliferous mines;

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Mine Safety LEGISLATION UPDATE - dpi.nsw.gov.au

Mine Safety LEGISLATION UPDATE No. 1/2009 (LU09-01) 3 September 2009 . For further information contact your local Industry and Investment NSW, Mine Safety Operations office: Maitland: 4931 6666 Armidale: 6738 8500 Broken Hill: 08 8088 9300 Cobar: 6836 6000

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Strata control in underground coal mines - NSW Resources and ...

Consistency or Uniformity of Mine Safety Legislation and Regulations in NSW, Queensland and Western Australia’ and forms part of the mining safety legislative framework for these states. Under this agreement, tri-state model legislation was developedalthough designed to be structured and customised differently in each of these states.

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Strata control in underground coal mines: Nsw Code Of Practice | Whs...

www.resourcesandenergy.nsw.gov.au/safety. PUB15/71 © State of New South Wales through the Department of Trade and Investment, Regional Infrastructure To ensure you comply with your legal obligations you must refer to the latest legislation, which is available on the NSW legislation website...

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Integrated Mining Policy - NSW Department of Planning ...

The government is committed to a balanced approach to mining regulation, which supports increasing investment in regional NSW, while managing potential impacts on the environment, local communities and existing businesses. The Integrated Mining Policy is a key regulatory reform that will help deliver this commitment.

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Mining health and safety: 7 common risks to protect yourself against

The mining industry has a reputation for being risky with health risks that are varied and serious. It is important for miners to protect themselves. With the introduction of strict safety legislation and protocol, as well as advances in safety equipment, the industry has seen its fatality rate drop over time.

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Contractor fatally injured by high-pressure hydraulic equipment

Mine Safety Report No: SA06-16 File No:C97/0550-01 ABN 51 734 124 190 Comet ID:317532437001 www.dpi.nsw.gov.au SAFETY ALERT Contractor fatally injured by high-pressure hydraulic equipment INCIDENT A contractor was fatally injured while taking fluid samples from a large hydraulic system used to power longwall machinery at an underground coal mine.

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PDF Coal Mine Health and Safety Act, 2002 COAL COMPETENCE BOARD

Phone 02 49316625 Email [email protected] Coal Mine Health and Safety Act, 2002 COAL COMPETENCE BOARD 2009 APPLICATION TO ATTEND EXAMINATION FOR CERTIFICATE OF COMPETENCE AS UNDER MANAGER Mail to: NSW Department of Primary Industries Mine Safety Performance Competencies & Examinations Unit PO Box 344 HRMC NSW 2310

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COAL MINES REGULATION (AMENDMENT) ACT 1989 ... - NSW legislation

The Legislature of New South Wales enacts: Short title 1. This Act may be cited as the Coal Mines Regulation (Amendment) Act 1989. Commencement 2. This Act commences on a day or days to be appointed by proclamation. Amendment of Coal Mines Regulation Act 1982 No. 67 3. The Coal Mines Regulation Act 1982 is amended as set out in Schedules 1-3.

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PDF Industry Investment NSW - resourcesregulator.nsw.gov.au

The MDG 1032 Guideline for the prevention, early detection and suppression of fires in coal mines was distributed to industry for consultation and comment through the Coal Safety Advisory Committee. Industry & Investment NSW has a review time set for each Guideline that it publishes. This can be brought forward if required.

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Coal Mine Health and Safety Act, 2002 COAL COMPETENCE BOARD

Phone 02 49316625 Email [email protected] Coal Mine Health and Safety Act, 2002 COAL COMPETENCE BOARD 2009 APPLICATION TO ATTEND EXAMINATION FOR CERTIFICATE OF COMPETENCE AS UNDER MANAGER Mail to: NSW Department of Primary Industries Mine Safety Performance Competencies & Examinations Unit PO Box 344 HRMC NSW 2310

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Overview of the new safety legislation for NSW mines ...

New South Wales. Department of Primary Industries. 2007, Overview of the new safety legislation for NSW mines (metalliferous, extractives and quarry sector) : Mine Health and Safety Act 2004, Mine Health and Safety Regulation 2007 / NSW Department of Primary Industries NSW Dept. of Primary Industries [New South Wales] Wikipedia Citation

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Former Mine Site | NSW Environment, Energy and Science

Several other attempts were made to mine the coal by various owners. One of those, James Fletcher, was the son of James Fletcher of mining and political fame in NSW who took a lease over the mine in 1920 and changed the name to Belmont Colliery. The workforce at the former mine peaked at 47 employees in 1926.

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Coal Mining Safety and Health Act 1999 - legislation.qld.gov.au

Nov 10, 2019 · Contents Coal Mining Safety and Health Act 1999 Page 4 64F Content of joint interaction management plan . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 62 64G Notification of making of ...

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PDF Guide Statutory functions January 2020 - NSW Resources and ...

published in the NSW Government Gazette on 18 March 2016 to make corrections to the titles of certain qualifications issued under the Coal Mine Health and Safety Act 2002. May 2018 3 Updated to reflect amendments to the Work Health and Safety (Mines and Petroleum Sites) Regulation, including requirements for statutory functions of:

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Mining Legislation Amendment (Health and Safety) Bill 2002

under the mining legislation, and (c) to amend the Coal Mines Regulation Act 1982 to bring the definition of owner under that Act into line with the definition of owner under the Mines Inspection Act 1901, and (d) to amend the Mining Act 1992 to provide for the establishment of a Mine Safety Advisory Council. Outline of provisions

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NSW Minerals Council - NSW Mining

This the website of the NSW Minerals Council, also known as NSW Mining. The NSW Minerals Council is the leading industry association representing the state’s minerals industry, providing a united voice for our members. Mining is a key economic driver for the state, supporting thousands of jobs and generating economic activity, especially in regional NSW, and providing taxes and royalties to ...

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Mine Safety LEGISLATION UPDATE - resourcesregulator.nsw.gov.au

Mine Safety LEGISLATION UPDATE No. 3/2009 (LU09-03) 19 October 2009 Proposed amendments to Coal Mine Health and Safety Act 2002 The Coal Mine Health and Safety Act 2002 (CMHS Act) aims to secure the health, safety and welfare of those working in coal mining workplaces in NSW. A statutory review of the Act was undertaken recently.

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Guidance on WHS (MPS) laws - NSW Resources Regulator

Guidance on the new laws. More detailed information on the Legislation guidance page.. Consultation arrangements. The WHS (Mines and Petroleum Sites) laws build on the general requirements in the WHS legislation for consultation with workers as well as the requirement for consultation, cooperation and coordination between persons conducting a business or undertaking.

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Evaluation of the Mine and Petroleum Safety Program

The annual value of the mining industry to the NSW economy is about $11 billion in direct benefits, including about $1.2 billion in royalties to the state. Exports of coal and minerals exceed $15 billion per year. Work health and safety regulatory intervention has been in place in …

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Coal Mining Safety and Health Regulation 2017

Queensland Coal Mining Safety and Health Regulation 2017 Current as at 1 January 2021 Coal Mining Safety and Health Act 1999

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Gazettals - NSW Resources and Geoscience

Clause 130 (2) of the Work Health and Safety (Mines & Petroleum Sites) Regulation 2014 allows the regulator to specify by gazette notice that an ancillary report should be provided for certain types of incident as well as specifying what information must be provided in the ancillary report. A gazette notice will also be published if a class or group of people are exempt from complying with any provision of the WHS legislation.

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Hong Kong e-Legislation - Home

Drafting Legislation in Hong Kong— A Guide to Styles and Practices. How Legislation is Made in Hong Kong— A Drafter's View of the Process.

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Mining Regulation 2016 - legislation.nsw.gov.au

Mining Regulation 2016 [NSW] Part 1 Preliminary Published LW 12 August 2016 (2016 No 498) Part 1 Preliminary 1 Name of Regulation This Regulation is the Mining Regulation 2016. 2 Commencement This Regulation commences on the day on which it is published on the NSW legislation website. 3 Definitions (1) In this Regulation:

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Publications - NSW Resources and Geoscience

Mine Safety News contains information to promote the enhancement of the safety culture of NSW mining and to alert a wide range of people to potential risks and to potential risk controls. Go to Mine Safety News

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Australian Mines Atlas | History of the Minerals Industry

Please note, the Australian Mines Atlas is being transitioned to a new technology platform. This site will be operational until further notice while this process completes. The Australian Atlas of Mineral Resources, Mines, and Processing Centres.

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Federal Register of Legislation

Federal Register of Legislation - Australian Government. Skip to primary navigation Skip to primary content. For more information on what's new, go to the Search field at the top of every page. You can also use Advanced Search to locate all the laws that come into force on particular day.

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Court of Coal Mines Regulation of New South Wales - Wikipedia

The Court of Coal Mines Regulation was a court established in New South Wales, a state of Australia to investigate mining accidents and to determine certain offences relating to coal mining. The court was abolished on 23 December 2006.

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