Legislation and policies

Legislation 

Health and Safety at Work Act 2015(external link)

Health and Safety at Work (Mining Operations and Quarrying Operations) Regulations 2016(external link)

Incomplete application policy and process

The Incomplete Application Policy and Process extends to applicants applying to the New Zealand Mining Board of Examiners (the Board) to obtain a new certificate of competence (CoC). This policy ensures a fair and transparent process for the Board to follow when applicants do not provide an application accompanied by all the required documentation.

Incomplete application policy and process (PDF 38 KB)

Oral examination misconduct

This policy ensures a fair and transparent process for the Board to follow when applicants violate examination conduct. It outlines the consequences if an applicant does not adhere to this policy

Oral examination misconduct (PDF 41 KB)

Access to the register of certificate of competence holders policy and procedures

This policy outlines the guidelines used by the New Zealand Mining Board of Examiners (the Board) to assess whether the Board will grant the applicant access to a copy of the register of certificate of competence (CoC) holders (the register) or an extract from the register.

This ensures there are clear and transparent policy and procedures on how to apply to the Board for a copy of the register or an extract from it.

Access to the register of certificate of competence holders policy and procedures (PDF 45 KB)

Panel member renewal policy

Register of Examiner members are appointed by the New Zealand Mining Board of Examiners for a three year term. This policy outlines the steps panel member must take to renew their appointment to the Register.

Panel member renewal policy