Fees under the Mineral Resources Regulations 2016 as at 1 July 2018  
   
Fee for application for licence and leases:  
Exploration licence (other than special exploration licence) $1,358.80
Retention licence $1,358.80
Mining lease $1,358.80
Prospecting licence $31.60
Group Prospecting licence $221.20
   
Fee for objections relating to:  
Exploration licence $44.24
Special exploration licence $44.24
Retention licence $44.24
Mining lease $44.24
   
Fee for application for extensions of term of:  
Exploration licence $900.60
Special exploration licence $1,358.80
Retention licence $900.60
   
Fee for applications for exemptions from conditions relating to:  
Exploration licence or special exploration licence $339.70
Retention licence $339.70
Mining lease $339.70
   
Fee for transfers of:  
Exploration licence or special exploration licence $450.30
Retention licence $450.30
Mining lease (private land) $450.30
Mining lease (Crown land) $679.40
   
Fee for renewal of mining lease: $900.60
   
Fee for surrender of:  
Exploration licence or special exploration licence $165.90
Retention licence $165.90
Mining lease $165.90
   
Fee for consolidation of exploration licences or special exploration licences  $339.70
   
Fee for sublease of mining lease  $339.70
   
Fee for approval of instrument of legal or equitable interest in mineral tenement  $339.70
   
Fee for lodgement of caveat  $165.90
   
Fee for collection of royalty on behalf of private owners 5% of royalty