Bellevue Gold (ASX:BGL) has announced that its Mining Proposal and Mine Closure Plan for the Bellevue Gold Project have been approved by the Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety under the Mining Act 1978 (WA).

Construction and underground development are on track and on budget for first gold in the second half of this calendar year.

The progress of Bellevue Plant construction includes CIL tanks advancing ahead of schedule, 1,500m3 of concrete out of 2,250m3 completed, and structural steel to commence erection before the end of January 2023.