About us

Since the Gold Rush of the 1850s, the resources sector has been a vital part of Victoria’s economy. We ensure the state has the raw materials to power our homes and industries. We support Victoria’s quarry sector so the state has enough building materials for our infrastructure boom. Learn more about our work.


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Our role

We play a key role in regulating the resources industry, attracting investment and managing access to the earth resources of Victoria.

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Careers in Resources

We have a wide variety of roles working across the resources branch. We support our staff to learn and thrive.

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Victorian Mining Warden

The Mining Warden is an independent statutory office holder appointed by the Governor. The Mining Warden investigates and attempts to resolve disputes.

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