Tailings Management

The Tailings Management Protocol is a leading global standard on tailings management and is used to measure performance with indicators focused on:

  • Having a corporate tailings management policy and commitment
  • Developing and implementing site-specific tailings management systems and emergency preparedness measures
  • Assigning accountability and responsibility for tailings management
  • Conducting annual tailings management reviews
  • Developing and implementing site-specific Operation, Maintenance and Surveillance (OMS) Manual for Tailings and Water Management Facilities.

Protocol and Checklist