The Court can resolve disputes about water bores affected by mining and extraction activities , and review a range of government decisions about water.
- The Court can resolve disputes about the terms of a make good agreement (including compensation) or compliance with a make good agreement about mining or extraction activities that affect a water bore (Water Act 2000 ss 430, 434, 436).
- The Court can review some government decisions about associated water licences and other decisions about mining activities that affect water (Water Act 2000 ss 851, 877, 972B, 1250D).
- The Court can review some decisions about work related to dams used for mining purposes (Water Supply (Safety and Reliability) Act 2008 s 562).
To read the legislation online, click here.
If you want to see a complete list of the types of cases the Court hears, click here.
How do I get procedural assistance?
Contact the Land Court to discuss your options. Attend an interview at the Land Court Registry in person, by phone or via Skype.