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03 February 2021
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Following recent changes to departmental responsibilities, the Department of Natural Resources, Mines and Energy is now the Department of Resources. Responsibility for water and energy has been transferred to new departments. Our website will be updated to reflect this change.
22 December 2020
Landowners in 25 Queensland local government areas (LGAs) will receive new land valuations in March 2021.
6 October 2020
Queensland’s explorers have another six months rent-free (March 31, 2021) to keep them on the hunt for the next round of resources projects and jobs.
2 October 2020
The Darumbal people have today welcomed a Rockhampton creek being stripped of its racist name, with the 22km watercourse to now be known by the traditional word Dundula meaning gum tree.
1 October 2020
Almost 6000 farmers, businesses, and community and sports clubs, doing it tough won’t have to pay state land rent until 2021 under an additional $14.1 million in COVID relief.
29 September 2020
The $1 billion Olive Downs coal mine in central Queensland which will create 1000 local jobs has been given final approvals, allowing construction of the mine to begin.
Our vision: Together, our land, water, mineral and energy resources deliver sustainable benefits for current and future generations of Queenslanders
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