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1292.0 - Australian and New Zealand Standard Industrial Classification (ANZSIC), 1993  
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Contents >> Chapter 3. The detailed classification >> Division B - Mining >> 141. Construction Material Mining

1411 Gravel and Sand Quarrying

This class consists of units mainly engaged in quarrying, washing or screening of sand or natural gravel.

Exclusions / References
Units mainly engaged in

      (a) quarrying, crushing or screening crushed or broken stone are included in Class 1419 Construction Material Mining n.e.c. and

      (b) quarrying silica for industrial purposes are included in Class 1420 Mining n.e.c.

Primary Activities
Pebbles quarrying; River gravel quarrying, washing or screening; Rocks, ornamental, gathering; Sand quarrying, washing or screening

1419 Construction Material Mining n.e.c.

This class consists of units mainly engaged in quarrying, crushing or screening crushed or broken stone or in quarrying dimension stone or construction materials n.e.c.. This class also includes the quarrying of clay, marble, granite, limestone, slate or dolomite for use as a manufacturing input.

Exclusions / References
Units mainly engaged in

      (a) quarrying river gravel are included in Class 1411 Gravel and Sand Quarrying;

      (b) manufacturing within the same unit non-metallic mineral products (such as bricks, glass, cement, slate paving, cut and polished ornamental stone) are included in the appropriate classes of Division C Manufacturing; and

      (c) incidental quarrying of earth, soil or filling carried out by the contractor at a construction site is primary to the appropriate class in Division E Construction.

Primary Activities
Aggregate quarrying; Bentonite quarrying; Blue metal stone quarrying ; Brick shale quarrying; Building stone quarrying; Cement clay quarrying; Chalk quarrying; Clay quarrying; Construction materials crushing or screening; Dimension stone quarrying; Earth, soil or filling quarrying; Fullers earth quarrying; Granite quarrying; Limestone quarrying; Marble quarrying; Road fill quarrying; Sandstone quarrying; Slate quarrying; Stone quarrying; Tile clay quarrying.





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