The Ministry requires that a fee be paid for some applications, tasks and information. These may be as a matter of practice or as required by legislation. The following information is relevant as at September 2019.

Mines Division

Application Fees

Application Fee
Alluvial Miners Permit (individual) $40.00
Alluvial Miners Permit (group) $50.00
Building Materials Permit $2,500.00
Gold Dealers Licence $2,000.00
Prospecting Licence $2,250.00
Mining Lease $10,000.00
Reconnaissance Permit $2,250.00
Road Access Permit $5,000.00
Special Surface Rights $5,000.00