The Mineral Resources Division is committed to developing the state's resource wealth to benefit South Australians. The Division drives forward growth and sustainable development of South Australia's minerals and energy assets within a world's best regulatory framework.
The work supports the vision of growing the mineral sector's reputation as a leading resource investment destination, and encompasses leading-edge regulation, environmental assessment and royalty administration to provide good outcomes for the South Australian economy and community.
- Geological Survey of South Australia (GSSA)
Providing an information and knowledge framework on the state’s geoscience and mineral resources
- Mineral tenements and exploration
Administration and granting of secure mineral exploration and mining titles pursuant to South Australian legislation and the assessment, approval and compliance monitoring of mineral exploration activities throughout South Australia
- Land access
Focusing on outcomes that benefit access to land for multiple land users and uses such as planning, conservation, Aboriginal heritage, native title, defence, agriculture and renewable energy
- Mining regulation
Assessing mining proposals, approving lease conditions of operations and monitoring mining operations
- Investment opportunities
- South Australian Resources Information Gateway (SARIG)