Crown Lands Act 1989 No 6
Current version for 1 November 2014 to date (accessed 25 November 2014 at 12:32)
Part 7Division 6Section 171

171   Exclusion of minerals, other reservations, exceptions etc

(1)  A sale, lease or other disposal of land by a reserve trust under Part 5 of this Act or by the Crown under this Act or the Crown Lands (Continued Tenures) Act 1989 does not include the sale, lease or disposal of any minerals contained in the land, being minerals within the definition of mineral in section 3 (1) at the time when the land is contracted to be sold, the lease is commenced or the disposal takes place.
(2)  On creating a folio of the Register in respect of land under this Act or the Crown Lands (Continued Tenures) Act 1989, the Registrar-General shall record any qualification required by the Minister and notified to the Registrar-General.
(3)  A sale, lease or other disposal of land under this Act or the Crown Lands (Continued Tenures) Act 1989 is subject to any qualification approved by the Minister.
(4)  In this section:

qualification means:

(a)  a reservation or exception considered by the Minister to be in the public interest, or
(b)  without affecting any liability under the Mine Subsidence Compensation Act 1961—a condition having the effect of protecting the Crown and any mining lessee against any other liability that could arise from a subsidence as a result of mining operations.

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