In 2014, Class 8 matters were less than
1% of the Court's finalised caseload.
71% of Class 8 matters were finalised within 8 months and
71% within 16 months. The median completion time was 142 days.
Of the Class 8 matters finalised in 2014:
86% involved judicial review of a governmental or ministerial decision concerning an application for an exploration licence or mining lease.
14% were costs applications.
There were no s 56A appeals of a decision of the Mining Commissioner.