The Chief Government Geologists through GGIC have developed a National standard in regards to mineral and petroleum exploration reporting. These standards include guidelines in relation to the submission of digital data.
The current version is:
Australian Requirements for the Submission of Digital Exploration Data (v4.2) - August 2013 [PDF 728KB].
Each jurisdiction has its own set of guidelines tailored to their legislation. These State and Territory guidelines are based on the national guidelines.
Mineral Exploration Reporting Template
Software to facilitate the creation of geochemical, drilling and other point located data in the required data templates has been developed to assist industry clients comply with the reporting guidelines.
- New South Wales
- Northern Territory Reporting Guidelines
- South Australia
- Western Australia
- Commonwealth Offshore