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Agency ID11844
TitleDepartment of Natural Resources, Mines and Energy (II)
Agency TypeDepartment
Start Date 12/12/2017
End Date Current
Date NotesN/A
Abstract

Responsible for matters relating to mining and petroleum, natural resource management and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander land interests. Also responsible for energy and water utilities, and bulk water supply, distribution and retail arrangements

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Series

Series IDTitleFromTo
21139Identification Survey Plans 12/12/2017 N/A
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Controlling Agencies

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Controlled Agencies

Agency IDTitleFromTo
2577Geological Survey of Queensland 12/12/2017 Current
983Inspector of Mines, Rockhampton 12/12/2017 Current
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Previous Agencies

Subsequent Agencies

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Finding Aids

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Remarks

Information Sources

Queensland Government Gazette Extraordinary, 12 December 2017, vol. 376, no.97, pp. 634 - 682
Queensland Government Gazette Extraordinary, 21 December 2017, vol. 376, no.103, pp. 705 - 747
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Legislation

Establishing Public Service Act 2008: Public Service Departmental Arrangements Notice (No. 3) 2017
Abolishing N/A
Administered Acts administered are listed in Administrative Arrangements Order (No. 4) 2017, Queensland Government Gazette Extraordinary, 21 December 2017, vol. 376, no.103, pp. 705 - 747:
Land Act 1994 (to the extent it is relevant to the Pentland Biofuels Project of Renewable Developments Australia Pty Ltd in the plan area of the Water Resource (Burdekin Basin) Plan 2007)
Water Act 2000 (to the extent that it is relevant to the Water Resource (Burdekin Basin) Plan 2007)

Aboriginal Land Act 1991 (except to the extent administered by the Deputy Premier, Treasurer and Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships; and the Attorney-General and Minister for Justice)
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Land Holding Act 2013
Acquisition of Land Act 1967
Alcan Queensland Pty. Limited Agreement Act 1965 (except to the extent administered by the Deputy Premier, Treasurer and Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships) (Sch)
Allan and Stark Burnett Lane Subway Authorisation Act 1926
Building Units and Group Titles Act 1980 (except to the extent administered by the Attorney-General and Minister for Justice; sections 5, 5A, 119, 133 and 134 jointly administered with the Attorney-General and Minister for Justice)
Cape York Peninsula Heritage Act 2007 (except to the extent administered by the Minister for Environment and the Great Barrier Reef, Minister for Science and Minister for the Arts)
Central Queensland Coal Associates Agreement Act 1968 (except to the extent administered by the Deputy Premier, Treasurer and Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships); (Sch pt III)
(Sch 1 pt III – to the extent that it is relevant to mining or resource management matters)
Central Queensland Coal Associates Agreement (Amendment) Act 1986 (to the extent that it is relevant to mining or resource management matters)
Central Queensland Coal Associates Agreement Amendment Act 1989 (to the extent that it is relevant to mining or resource management matters)
Central Queensland Coal Associates Agreement and Queensland Coal Trust Act 1984 (to the extent that it is relevant to mining or resource management matters)
Century Zinc Project Act 1997 (sections 9 and 10)
Coal Mining Safety and Health Act 1999
Commonwealth Aluminium Corporation Pty. Limited Agreement Act 1957 (except to the extent administered by the Deputy Premier, Treasurer and Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships)
Electronic Conveyancing National Law (Queensland) Act 2013
Explosives Act 1999
Foreign Governments (Titles to Land) Act 1948
Foreign Ownership of Land Register Act 1988
Fossicking Act 1994 (except to the extent administered by the Deputy Premier, Treasurer and Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships)
Geothermal Energy Act 2010 (except to the extent administered by the Deputy Premier, Treasurer and Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships)
Greenhouse Gas Storage Act 2009
Ipswich Trades Hall Act 1986
Lake Eyre Basin Agreement Act 2001 (except to the extent administered by the Minister for Environment and Heritage Protection and Minister for National Parks and the Great Barrier Reef)
Land Access Ombudsman Act 2017
Land Act 1994 (except to the extent administered by the Deputy Premier, Treasurer and Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships; and the Minister for Transport and Main Roads to the extent it is relevant to the Pentland Biofuels Project of Renewable Developments Australia Pty Ltd in the plan area of the Water Resource (Burdekin Basin) Plan 2007)
Land Title Act 1994
Land Valuation Act 2010
Mineral and Energy Resources (Common Provisions) Act 2014
Mineral Resources Act 1989 (except to the extent administered by the Deputy Premier, Treasurer and Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships)
Mining and Quarrying Safety and Health Act 1999
Mount Isa Mines Limited Agreement Act 1985 (except to the extent administered by the Deputy Premier, Treasurer and Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships)
Native Title (Queensland) Act 1993
New South Wales Queensland Border Rivers Act 1946
Offshore Minerals Act 1998 (except to the extent administered by the Deputy Premier, Treasurer and Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships)
Petroleum Act 1923 (except to the extent administered by the Deputy Premier, Treasurer and Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships)
Petroleum and Gas (Production and Safety) Act 2004 (except to the extent administered by the Deputy Premier, Treasurer and Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships)
Petroleum (Submerged Lands) Act 1982 (except to the extent administered by the Deputy Premier, Treasurer and Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships)
Place Names Act 1994
Queensland Nickel Agreement Act 1970 (Sch pts II-III (except to the extent administered by the Deputy Premier, Treasurer and Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships), VI and VII) (to the extent that it is relevant to mining or resource management matters)
Queensland Nickel Agreement Act 1988 (to the extent that it is relevant to mining or resource management matters)
Registration of Plans (H.S.P. (Nominees) Pty. Limited) Enabling Act 1980
Registration of Plans (Stage 2) (H.S.P. (Nominees) Pty. Limited) Enabling Act 1984
River Improvement Trust Act 1940
Soil Conservation Act 1986
Soil Survey Act 1929
Starcke Pastoral Holdings Acquisition Act 1994
Stock Route Management Act 2002
Survey and Mapping Infrastructure Act 2003
Surveyors Act 2003
Thiess Peabody Coal Pty. Ltd. Agreement Act 1962 (except to the extent administered by the Deputy Premier, Treasurer and Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships)
Thiess Peabody Mitsui Coal Pty. Ltd. Agreements Act 1965 (except to the extent administered by the Deputy Premier, Treasurer and Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships; and the Minister for Transport and Main Roads)
Torres Strait Islander Land Act 1991 (except to the extent administered by the Deputy Premier, Treasurer and Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships; and the Attorney-General and Minister for Justice)
Valuers Registration Act 1992
Vegetation Management Act 1999
Water Act 2000 (except to the extent administered jointly with the Minister for Environment and the Great Barrier Reef, Minister for Science and Minister for the Arts)
Minister for Transport and Main Roads to the extent it is relevant to the Water Resource (Burdekin Basin) Plan 2007
Water (Commonwealth Powers) Act 2008
Yeppoon Hospital Site Acquisition Act 2006




Electricity Act 1994
Electricity-National Scheme (Queensland) Act 1997
Energy and Water Ombudsman Act 2006
Gas Supply Act 2003
Gladstone Power Station Agreement Act 1993
Liquid Fuel Supply Act 1984
National Energy Retail Law (Queensland) Act 2014
National Gas (Queensland) Act 2008
Nuclear Facilities Prohibition Act 2007

South-East Queensland Water (Distribution and Retail Restructuring) Act 2009
South East Queensland Water (Restructuring) Act 2007 (in so far as the Minister is a jointly Responsible Minister for the purpose of Chapter 2 of this Act)
Water Act 2000 Chapter 1A, Chapter 2A, Chapter 4 (to the extent that it is relevant to Category 1 Water Authorities), Chapter 9 Part 2 and, to the extent relevant to all these parts, Chapters 5, 6 and 7)
Chapter 8, s. 999 and Part 4A
Chapter 8, Part 5 (jointly administered with the Minister for Environment and the Great Barrier Reef, Minister for Science and Minister for the Arts)
Water Efficiency Labelling and Standards (Queensland) Act 2005
Water Supply (Safety and Reliability) Act 2008
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Description
ESTABLISHMENT:
Under Public Service Departmental Arrangements Notice (No. 3) 2017, the Department of Natural Resources and Mines was renamed the Department of Natural Resources, Mines and Energy on 12 December 2017, retaining all functions of the previous department and absorbing all functions previously undertaken by the Department of Energy and Water Supply.


FUNCTIONS:
As at 21 December 2017, under Administrative Arrangements Order (No. 4) 2017, the functions of the Department of Natural Resources, Mines and Energy are as follows:

Mining and petroleum including:
- Extractive resource planning
- Gas pipelines
- Geological survey, exploration promotion and investment attraction
- Greenhouse gas storage
- Land access policy
- Mineral and energy resources
- Mineral resources impact on Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander interests
- Mining and petroleum industry development
- Mining, petroleum and geothermal tenures
- Pipeline licenses
- Rents

Safety and health including:
-Abandoned mines, explosives, extractive industries, gas, geothermal, mining and petroleum

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander matters including -
- Land interests
- Land titles

Governance and oversight of Category 2 Water Authorities

Land including:
- Allocation, management and use of state land
- Compulsory acquisition
- Conservation
- Information
- Land titles
- Strategic cropping land
- Surveying and mapping
- Valuations

Native title

Natural resource management including:
- Catchment management
- Water resource management

Place names
Selling allocation of state quarry material under the Water Act 2000
Registration of valuers and surveyors
Water resource allocation, planning and management
Western rivers

Energy and water utilities including:
- Biofuels
- Clean energy
- Electricity and gas sectors and markets regulation, monitoring and consumer protection
- Energy efficiency, conservation and demand management
- Energy industry development
- Nuclear energy policy
- Renewable energy
- Reticulated fuel gas distribution and retail
- Sufficiency of supply of fuel gas and liquid fuel

Bulk water supply, distribution and retail arrangements
Management of water supply emergencies
Regulation of drinking and recycled water quality, water supply continuity and water service provider performance
Regulation of the safe operation and management of referable dams
Water supply policy and planning
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Preferred Citation

Queensland State Archives Agency ID11844, Department of Natural Resources, Mines and Energy (II)
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Last updated 9 September 2016
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