Northern Territory Government

Fossicking in the Northern Territory

2019 end-of-year closure

14 Nov 2019

Mines division will be closed from Wednesday 25 December 2019 to Wednesday 1 January 2020 inclusive.

Business will resume from Thursday 2 January 2020.

Applications under the Mineral Titles Act 2010

Any applications lodged during this period will be actioned and receipted on the first business day following the closure, Thursday 2 January 2020.
To lodge applications email

Emergency after-hours contacts for Mining Operations Branch

t: 0401 118 362 or 0419 036 035

Notification of an environmental incident under s29 of the Mining Management Act 2001

To lodge notification email

For further information about the closure contact:

Mineral Titles Branch
t: 8999 5322

Mining Operations Branch
t: 8999 6528

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