Minerals Council of Australia

Representing Australia's exploration, mining and minerals processing industry

Why Australia should support a revived Trans-Pacific Partnership

The Minerals Council of Australia has joined nine other national industry groups to support the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), a regional trade agreement which will create new economic opportunities for Australia.

Submission to Northern Territory Revenue Review

The guiding objective of the Northern Territory revenue review should be to increase the Territory’s growth through a more competitive tax system.  The Government needs to focus on improving the attractiveness of mining investment to better capitalise on the Northern Territory’s natural advantages.

Australian mining sector calls for urgent native title amendments to end uncertainty

Australian minerals companies have called for urgent amendments to native title laws to remove uncertainty created by court decisions which cast doubt over the status of mining leases and tenements.

PACER Plus trade agreement is good news for Australia and our Pacific neighbours

The PACER Plus trade agreement between Australia, New Zealand and 12 Pacific island countries should be strongly supported by Parliament and the community because it will boost growth and improve living standards throughout the Pacific.