DNRM performance highlights and key indicators report
This report provides a snapshot of the department´s activities and reform program supporting the exploration sector including: exploration activity trends, investment and expenditure; service delivery reform to overhaul exploration permits and approvals; and, initiatives to encourage exploration success and innovation.
A process to manage the way land is made available for companies seeking the right to explore highly prospective land in Queensland.
Future Resources Program
From 2013-14 to 2015-16 the Future Resources Program will fund seven initiatives supporting Queensland´s resources and exploration industries. These projects will significantly contribute to our knowledge base and help to maximise exploration success.
Minerals opportunities - Land Release Areas
Land release areas, also called Restricted Areas (RAs), are temporarily created over untenured land where interesting geophysical signatures have been identified. These RAs are then repealed at a set time and applications for exploration permits are accepted.
Investing in Queensland
This guide for exploration and mining investment provides a brief overview of the process and investment support available to the mining and exploration industry in Queensland, Australia.
North West Queensland Mineral Province
We actively promote the NWQMP as a desirable exploration destination for both mineral and energy resources.
Collaborative Drilling Initiative
Funds totalling $3 million are available to help fund the drilling costs of mineral and energy exploration programs.
Last updated 28 November 2013