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Contact us

Contact us about the regulation of safety and health in NSW mines and petroleum sites, and compliance with the Mining Act

Call 1300 814 609 for all enquiries

Call 1300 814 609 for all enquiries


Telephone menu options:

Option 1 – report a mine safety incident.  See Report an Incident – mine operators section below for more information.

Option 2 > option 2 – for all licensing and registration enquiries under the WHS Mines & Petroleum Act, or email

Option 2 > option 3 – for all practicing certificates, statutory function exams and competency enquiries under the WHS Mines & Petroleum Act, or email

Option 2 > option 4 – for all safety general enquiries under the WHS Mine & Petroleum Act, or email

Option 2 > option 5 – all compliance matters and enquiries under the Mining Act, or email


Report an incident or compliance concern - community members

If you are a community member wishing to report an alleged breach of any of the Acts we regulate, please complete the online form - Notify the Regulator. You will need to have the following information:

  • the type of activity
  • the time, date and location of activity
  • a description, registration numbers and type of any vehicles or equipment involved
  • any other information you think is relevant.

Should you wish to remain anonymous and provide no contact details, you are advised that we may not be able to investigate and/or take action in relation to this alleged breach.



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Our offices

Maitland - our head office

516 High Street

Maitland NSW 2320

Post: PO Box 344, Hunter Region Mail Centre NSW 2310

Phone: 02 4931 6666


122-132 Mossman Street

Armidale NSW 2350

Post: PO Box 1138, Armidale NSW 2350

Broken Hill

Level 2, 32 Sulphide Street

Broken Hill NSW 2880


34 Hampden Street

Dubbo NSW 2830

Lightning Ridge

41 Opal Street,

Lightning Ridge NSW 2834

Post: PO Box 314 Lightning Ridge NSW 2834

Phone: 02 6820 5200


Suite 1, Level 1, 184 Mort Street

Lithgow NSW 2790


105 Prince Street

Orange NSW 2800

Post: Locked Bag 21, Orange NSW 2800

Phone: 02 6391 3100


Level 3, Block F, 84 Crown Street

Wollongong NSW 2500

Post: PO Box 674 Wollongong NSW 2520