Policy Brief for the 44th Commonwealth Parliament


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Public Policy Monographs

Australia’s industrial relations system is one of the most centralised in the Western world. It has been for most of the time since the establishment of the Commonwealth of Australia in 1901. Only on rare occasions in a century have governments, Labor or Coalition, seen fit to challenge the system.

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Opportunity at risk

Regaining our competitive edge in minerals resources - Report commissioned by and prepared for the Minerals Council of Australia

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Postgraduate Program in Community Relations

Enrolments are now open for the highly successful Postgraduate Program in Community Relations (Resources Sector).

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Memorandum of Understanding

The Australian Government and the Minerals Council of Australia (MCA) have agreed on an innovative partnership that represents another major step towards closing the gap on Indigenous disadvantage.

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Australian Mining

These are stories of Australian Mining. They're the stories of our nearly 200,000 employees, and the 600,000 who earn their living in mining-related jobs.

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Fair Work Training

The Australian Mines & Metals Association, together with the MCA, is offering complimentary online training, webinars and consultancy services to help members implement the Fair Work Act.

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Minerals Council of Australia - Latest News



  • Renewable Energy Target Needs to be...

    Joint statement from Kate Carnell, Chief Executive Officer, Australian Chamber of Commerce and Industry; Jennifer Westacott, Chief Executive, Business Council of Australi...

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  • SENATE SHOULD REPEAL MINERALS RESOURCE...

    The Australian minerals industry urges the Senate to repeal the Minerals Resource Rent Tax (MRRT) today. The MRRT was never necessary for Australians to share in the bene...

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  • CARBON TAX REPEAL WILL PROMOTE JOBS AND...

    The removal of the world’s biggest carbon tax is an important step towards regaining the competitive edge that Australia lost over the last decade. Its repeal will impr...

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  • 2014 REVIEW OF THE WATER ACT 2007

    Water availability and security of supply is a critical business risk for the minerals industry which generates a very high economic value-add from water use. Mining and...

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