Each year AMEC makes over 150 submissions and representations to Government on behalf of the industry. The most recent public submissions have been made available below. If you are unable to find the submission you are looking for, please contact AMEC on 1300 738 184.

AMEC Federal Policy Platform 2018

Posted on 3/21/2018
AMEC has developed a number of key policy priorities which need to be tackled in order to address these high-level challenges by driving increased mineral exploration activity (greenfield and brownfield), and reducing the cost of doing business in Au

Reforms to Native Title Act

Posted on 2/28/2018
AMEC has made a comprehensive submission to the Commonwealth Government in response to proposed reforms to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of the native title system.

WA Pre Budget 2018-2019 Submission

Posted on 2/26/2018
This submission is focussed on Maximising the State`s Resource Potential with the primary aim of providing a long term sustainable solution to the State`s financial position. This will create additional jobs, increased royalty and other revenue strea

SA Election 2018 Policy Platform

Posted on 2/1/2018
South Australia needs a strong and prosperous mining and mineral exploration sector to support the future growth and development of the State’s economy.

A lithium Industry in Australia

Posted on 1/30/2018
The Association of Mining and Exploration Companies (AMEC) on behalf of its members commissioned a report “A lithium industry in Australia: A value chain analysis for downstreaming Australia’s lithium resources” by Future Smart Strategies.

Lithium and Potash Brine Guidelines - Draft

Posted on 9/20/2017
AMEC has developed guidelines to define a brine Mineral Resource and Ore Reserve which will increase the certainty, clarity and transparency in reporting of these resources.

QLD Election 2017 Policy Platform

Posted on 9/5/2017
Queensland needs a strong and prosperous mining and mineral exploration sector to support the future growth and development of the State’s economy

Submission to Senate Red Tape Committee - Environmental Assessment and Approvals

Posted on 6/9/2017
Effect of restrictions and prohibitions on business (red tape) on the economy and community

Rehabilitation of mining and resources projects

Posted on 4/10/2017
AMEC's policy objectives are to stimulate greenfield and brownfield mineral exploration throughout Australia; and reduce the cost of doing business. A streamlined and cost efficient assessment and approvals process is a cornerstone to achieving those

NSW Reform Strategy 2017

Posted on 4/3/2017
The NSW Reform Strategy contains a number of key recommendations.