Fees under the Mineral Resources Regulations 2016 as at 1 July 2016  
   
Fee for application for licence and leases:  
Exploration licence (other than special exploration licence) $1,315.80
Special exploration licence $3,672.00
Retention licence $1,315.80
Mining lease $1,315.80
Prospecting licence $30.60
   
Fee for objections relating to:  
Exploration licence $42.84
Special exploration licence $42.84
Retention licence $42.84
Mining lease $42.84
   
Fee for application for extensions of term of:  
Exploration licence $872.10
Special exploration licence $1,315.80
Retention licence $872.10
   
Fee for applications for exemptions from conditions relating to:  
Exploration licence or special exploration licence $328.95
Retention licence $328.95
Mining lease $328.95
   
Fee for transfers of:  
Exploration licence or special exploration licence $436.05
Retention licence $436.05
Mining lease (private land) $436.05
Mining lease (Crown land) $657.90
   
Fee for renewal of mining lease: $872.10
   
Fee for surrender of:  
Exploration licence or special exploration licence $160.65
Retention licence $160.65
Mining lease $160.65
   
Fee for consolidation of exploration licences or special exploration licences  $328.95
   
Fee for sublease of mining lease  $328.95
   
Fee for approval of instrument of legal or equitable interest in mineral tenement  $328.95
   
Fee for lodgement of caveat  $160.65
   
Fee for collection of royalty on behalf of private owners 5% of royalty