Streamlining Act receives assent!

Further to our recent blog, 10 August, the Queensland Government has taken a significant step towards its commitment to cut red tape for the resources sector by passing the Mines Legislation (Streamlining) Amendment Act 2012 (Qld) (Streamlining Act). The Streamlining Act received assent on 29 August 2012, however the sections that will substantially amend Queensland … Read more

Are you prepared for the new Streamlining Bill?

Companies operating in the Queensland energy and resources sector should prepare themselves for the commencement of these new laws and seek specific advice on the effect of these changes. On 2 August 2012 the Queensland Parliament introduced the Mines Legislation (Streamlining) Amendment Bill 2012 (Qld) (Streamlining Bill) in an effort to cut red tape and … Read more