There have been a number of recent changes to Australia’s foreign investment regime and further changes are expected.
July 06, 2015
Companies operating in the resources sector will need to consider the implications of the Personal Property Securities Act as the end of the transitional protection period fast approaches.
January 19, 2014
On 30 October 2013, the Mining Legislation Amendment Bill 2013 (Bill) was introduced into the WA State Parliament, representing the beginning of a major overhaul of
December 01, 2013
Reforms to the Western Australian Government’s approach to the rehabilitation of mining tenements will have implications for current mine owners and those looking...
February 04, 2013
The controversial Minerals Resource Rent Tax (MRRT) has now become law in Australia and will come into effect on 1 July 2012.
The MRRT is a tax on profits made f...
May 10, 2012
On 5 October 2011, the Australia Securities Exchange (ASX) released an issues paper on the ASX Listing Rules reporting requirements applicable to reserves and res...
October 31, 2011
by Jehann Mendis and Andrew Ricciardi
In June 2009, the Minister for Resources and Energy confirmed that the Department of Resources, Energy and Tourism (RET) wi...
June 16, 2011
The Offshore Minerals Act 2003 (WA) (Act) was proclaimed on 17 December 2010 and commenced on 1 January 2011. The Act will replace the Mining Act 1978 (WA) (Mini...
February 01, 2011
Welcome to the October 2010 issue of Reliable Source.
October 01, 2010
Following the announcement of a general election in Australia, we provide an outline of what the Labor Party and the Coalition (the Liberal Party and the National...
July 23, 2010