Progressive rehabilitation and closure plans (PRC Plans)

Holders of environmental authorities must submit rehabilitation plans for certain mining activities. These may be known under various names, but the department is currently transitioning holders towards Progressive Rehabilitation and Closure Plans and associated schedules to manage their land rehabilitation.

This portal includes records related to PRC Plans, as required under section 540(1)(a)(iv),(v), (xii) and 540(1)(ab) of the EP Act.

This includes:

  • PRC Plans and PRCP schedules
  • audit reports of PRCP schedules
  • reports about public interest evaluations, other than any confidential information within the meaning of section 316PE of the EP Act
  • application documents for a proposed PRC Plan or an amendment of a PRCP schedule.

For further information relating to these documents please refer to mining rehabilitation reforms and PRC Plans.

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Download a list of PRC Plans issued by the department.

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