(1) The Department Head may, on the Department Head's own initiative, determine that a declared mine rehabilitation plan be varied.
(2) On making a determination, the Department Head must give the declared mine licensee written notice of the proposed variation, and the reasons for it, and give the declared mine licensee an opportunity to comment on the proposal.
(3) After considering any comments made by the declared mine licensee, the Department Head may direct the declared mine licensee to make an application for approval of the variation under section 84AZW.
Division 3—Closure of mine, registration of declared mine land and post-closure plan
S. 84AZY inserted by No. 32/2019 s. 44.