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1292.0 - Australian and New Zealand Standard Industrial Classification (ANZSIC), 2006 (Revision 1.0)  
Previous ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (CANBERRA TIME) 19/09/2008   
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Division B MINING
Subdivision 06 COAL MINING
Group 060 COAL MINING
Class 0600 Coal Mining

This class consists of units mainly engaged in open-cut or underground mining of black or brown coal.
Primary activities
  • Black coal mining
  • Brown coal mining
  • Lignite mining
  • Peat cutting (except horticultural)
Exclusions/References
      Units mainly engaged in
  • extraction of horticultural peat are included in Class 0990 Other Non-Metallic Mineral Mining and Quarrying; and
  • peat briquetting, where the peat is purchased and not mined, are included in Class 1709 Other Petroleum and Coal Product Manufacturing.


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