Land available for minerals applications

Land that has recently become available for minerals applications.

The following report provides notification of land available for mineral permit applications. The report is updated fortnightly, to provide timely information on new minerals opportunities across New Zealand.

Find out more about the permit history and exact location of the permit by entering the permit ID and viewing the permit document in the Online Permitting System.

See if the relinquished areas are still open ground for permitting with the minerals permit webmap by cross referencing the location of the permit from the online permitting system and webmaps.

Land Status Decisions made on 20 April 2018

The next round of land status decisions will be published on 04 May 2018.

Mineral
group

Permit
ID

Permit
type

Relinquish
reason

Relinquish
date

Onshore/
Offshore

Area

Minerals

Location
(Region)
Allocation
method
Industrial Rock and Building Stone 41769 Mining Full Surrender 11/04/2018 Onshore 12.461 ha Basalt Northland AWPO
Industrial Rock and Building Stone 41786 Mining Full Surrender 11/04/2018 Onshore 25.494 ha Greywacke Northland AWPO
Metallic Minerals 60041 Exploration Full Surrender 20/03/2018 Onshore 1,042.735 ha Gold West Coast AWPO

For more information about NAA applications and how to apply, please refer to the Guidance on making applications for Newly Available Acreage (NAA) [PDF 341KB].

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