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Queensland’s recent legislation sets new hurdles for resource projects

  • Piper Alderman
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • May 11 2012

The Strategic Cropping Land Act 2011 (Qld) came into force on 30 January 2012 in an endeavour to restrict mining and petroleum activities on certain areas of state land

Reporting on oil and gas reserves

  • Piper Alderman
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • May 21 2010

As far back as June 2007 the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) proposed amending its listing rules to introduce minimum standards for oil and gas exploration and production companies to report their reserves and resources

Building energy efficiency disclosure

  • Piper Alderman
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • September 17 2010

The disclosure obligations to be introduced under the new Building Energy Efficiency Disclosure Legislation were discussed in the June edition of e-Bulletin

Recent initiatives in NSW

  • Piper Alderman
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • January 20 2013

The NSW Government has announced and legislated for the abolition of the previous 5 year exemption from royalties for CSG with a 10 of well head

Arnold & ors v Minister Administering the Water Management Act 2000 - still waters run deep

  • Piper Alderman
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • April 29 2010

Corporate Associate Will Fennell considers the High Court’s recent decision regarding the application of section 100 of the Commonwealth Constitution to the reduction of NSW bore water licence rights pursuant to the National Water Initiative

Minerals resource rent tax survives high court challenge

  • Piper Alderman
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • August 8 2013

The High Court has unanimously dismissed a challenge brought by Fortescue Metals Group Limited as to the constitutionality of the Minerals Resource

ASX pushes for prescriptive approach to resource companies’ disclosure obligations

  • Piper Alderman
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • May 11 2012

The Australian Securities Exchange’s (ASX) scheduled overhaul of disclosure obligations for mining and oil and gas companies has been the subject of much speculation and controversy over the past few months

Proposals for change: NSW stamp duty on mining tenements

  • Piper Alderman
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • February 21 2014

A key cost factor in dealing with mining tenements is the stamp duty that applies when they are transferred. In May last year the New South Wales

ASX seeks comments on proposed changes to mining, oil and gas exploration and production company reporting and disclosure requirements

  • Piper Alderman
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • November 16 2011

On 5 October 2011, the ASX released a public consultation paper titled “ASX Listing Rules Review Issues Paper: Reserves and Resources Disclosure for Mining and Oil & Gas Companies”

NSW major project approvals, repeal Part 3A EPA Act

  • Piper Alderman
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • June 7 2011

The new NSW Government has recently announced that it will introduce an amendment bill to repeal Part 3A of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979 (NSW) which revokes the NSW Planning Minister's approval for certain major infrastructure and other projects such as oil and gas exploration drilling projects and coal mines