New Zealand Petroleum & Minerals issues permits to prospect, explore and mine minerals.
A permit is required to prospect, explore, or mine for minerals that are part of the Crown mineral estate, including gold and silver.
A fortnightly report that provides notification of land available for mineral permit applications. Offering timely information on new minerals opportunities across New Zealand.
Use these guidelines to find out information on mineral permit applications and mineral permit reporting requirements.
NZP&M provides online maps using real-time data to show all current minerals permits and applications in New Zealand.
An overview of minerals permit fees and royalty requirements.