Victoria has a rich source of various mineral deposits which have been an integral part of the States economic and social fabris for over 150 years.
Recently, there has been resurge in the gold sector across the western and northern part of the state with significant operations at Fosterville, Ballarat, Stawell.
Victoria’s mines directly injected $510 million into the state economy in 2020-21 in high wage regional jobs, buying local with more than half their supplier spend in Victoria and support for community grants and taxes.
In 2022, Victoria had a record high exploraiton spend of $221M with mining paying around $140M in royalties to the state.
AMEC works with the Victorian Government to strengthen the minerals industry and maximise resources for all Victorians.
Tasmania is a growing destination for exploration and mining, boasting broad geological diversity and an abundance of exciting mineral deposits. AMEC advocates to promote and advance the minerals industry in Tasmania and support the State to grow its industry.
Victoria Land Access Toolkit
AMEC has developed a Land Access Toolkit to assist mineral explorers in Victoria negotiate access. CLICK HERE TO VIEW.
We have a number of regular Victorian events held throughout the year including workshops, webinars, networking events, and Boardroom lunches. To find out what AMEC events are happening in Victoria, head to our events page.
AMEC’s work in Victoria & Tasmania
To find out more about how AMEC is working in Victoria & Tasmania, contact State Director Lucy McClean.
Latest AMEC Victoria & Tasmania Submissions and Reports