Minerals Council of Australia

Representing Australia's exploration, mining and minerals processing industry

MCA WELCOMES PROGRESS ON THE NATIONAL ENERGY GUARANTEE

Today’s meeting of Energy Ministers has delivered a welcome step forward in resolving one of Australia’s biggest economic challenges – how to ensure reliable and affordable electricity while putting Australia on a pathway to meeting its emission reduction targets.

NT ROYALTY PROPOSAL TO HIT MINING INVESTMENT

The Northern Territory Treasurer has today released the NT Government’s plans for a revised royalty system for the minerals sector in the Territory, including a proposed hybrid system of both ad valorem and profits-based elements.

Deloitte Access Economics MCA 2016-17 royalties and company tax estimates

A report by Deloitte Access Economics on Estimates of royalties and company tax accrued in 2016-17 by Australian mining companies.

Mining’s company tax and royalty payments support Australia’s economy, essential service

Australia’s world-class mining sector has doubled its contribution to funding for roads, schools, hospitals, police and other essential services on which Australians depend since the previous year through a massive increase in company tax and royalty payments in 2016-17.