Initial policy being developed.
That a SREBA:
- should be completed within five years from the first grant of exploration approvals; and
- must be completed prior to the grant of any production approvals.
To be completed by end December 2021.
Action item updates
Government accepted this recommendation that Strategic Regional Environment Baseline Assessments (SREBAs) be completed within 5 years of exploration permits first being granted, and completed before additional production approvals are granted.