All operations in the Muswellbrook Shire Local Government Area that are permitted to blast will typically have an Enviornmental Protection License.

All complaints should be directed to the relevant operation. Contact the Mining operation directly, or the Department of Environment and Climate Change on 131 555.

Current blast notices

  • Mt Arthur Coal will be blasting on Tuesday, 21 Feb 2017 at appoxminately 11:00am.
  • Muswellbrook Coal will be blasting on Wednesday, 22 Feb 2017 at appoxminately between 9 and 10am.
  • Muswellbrook coal will be blasting on Thursday, 23 Feb 2017 at appoxminately between 11am and 3pm.

To undertake work/activity on or alongside a public roads or utility service an S138 permit must first be obtained. This includes temporary road or footpath occupancy, such as the installation of a skip bin.

overmass truck

To obtain a permit to travel in an oversized, overmass, or overdimension vehicle on council roads in Muswellbrook Shire you must first obtain a permit.

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