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Seabed exploration applicants receive panel’s endorsements

Friday 11 February 2022 | Written by Melina Etches | Published in National

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Seabed exploration applicants receive panel’s endorsements
The Seabed Minerals Authority has made recommendations to the Prime Minister to grant seabed minerals exploration licences. Back L-R: Ben Ponia (Selection Panel Chair), Garth Henderson (Licensing Panel Chair), John Parianos (Technical Director), Te-Ara Henderson (Licensing & Compliance Officer), Rima Browne (Senior Technical Officer). Front L-R: Bishop Tutai Pere (Advisory Committee Chair), Prime Minister Brown and Alex Herman (SBM Commissioner). PHOTO: SBMA/22021007

All three applicants seeking seabed minerals exploration licences have received approval of the Licensing Panel, with the final decision now resting with Prime Minister Mark Brown's chaired Cabinet.

All three applicants seeking seabed minerals exploration licences have received approval of the Licensing Panel, with the final decision now resting with Prime Minister Mark Brown's chaired Cabinet.


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