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A searchable national catalogue of mine plans is now available to the public after the culmination of a three-year project by the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment and WorkSafe New Zealand.
Restrictions put in place almost three years ago on mineral prospecting permits in two areas of the South Island will be lifted in July by New Zealand Petroleum & Minerals.
The strategic mineral potential of New Zealand is the focus of the freshly updated Minerals Exploration Data Pack released by New Zealand Petroleum & Minerals.
Details of New Zealand's petroleum reserves as they stand at the beginning of 2018 have been released today by the Ministry of Business, Innovation & Employment.
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Minister of Energy and Resources Dr Megan Woods has opened consultation with iwi and hapū on the proposed Block Offer 2018 release area for petroleum exploration permits.
New Zealand Petroleum and Minerals has released its 2018 Petroleum Exploration Data Pack.