Regulator performance reporting

Earth Resources Regulation continually updates and improves self-reporting to achieve transparency with industry and meet community expectations about environment performance, disclosure and transparency in the resources sector.

Interactive dashboards

The dashboards display up-to-date information about licensing and work plan assessments under the Mineral Resources (Sustainable Development) Act 1990. Various filters and viewing modes enable users to interact with each dashboard to find and interrogate the information they’re after.

What information is available?

Dashboards (Links)

Description

Licence applications

Shows the volume and type of licence applications at various stages of the assessment process.

Licence variations

Shows the volume and type of licence variations at various stages of the assessment process.

Work plans

Provides a snapshot of work plans at various stages of the assessment process.

Work plan stages assessment

Shows the volume and type of work plans and work plan variations stage assessments by specified periods and within or out of statutory timeframes.

Who updates the dashboards?

Earth Resources Regulation

How often are they updated?

The dashboards are refreshed four times daily: at 8am, 12pm, 4pm and 6pm.

Reports

Below are the reports that we prepare, or require industry to prepare, on a regular basis.

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These reports give the public, industry investors and existing resource operators a sector-wide snapshot of earth resources activity and performance. They combine information from the petroleum, geothermal, minerals and extractive industries.

What information is included?

Detailed data on earth resources exploration, production, expenditure and licensing activities.

Who updates this report?

Earth Resources Regulation

How often is it updated?

Once a year.

Where can I find this report?

See Annual statistical reports.

These reports outline how we’re performing against our commitments to work in a professional, responsive and transparent manner as a regulator. They are used for monitoring and evaluation to improve our performance and benchmark with other jurisdictions.

What information is included?

  • Performance against our key performance indicators
  • Information on our regulatory decisions
  • Performance reporting commitments on our compliance strategy, client service standard and transparency guidelines.

Who updates this report?

Earth Resources Regulation

How often is it updated?

Four times a year.

Where can I find this report?

See Quarterly performance reports.

Monthly reports are available up to July 2021. They were replaced by the interactive dashboards above in August 2021.

These reports provide a monthly snapshot of activities and assessments relating to licensing and work plans assessments under the Mineral Resources (Sustainable Development) Act 1990.

What information is included?

  • Work plan and work plan variations in the regulatory system
  • Work plan and work plan variations assessment
  • Licence applications assessment
  • Licence variations assessment
  • Extractives dashboard
  • Minerals dashboard

Who updates the report?

Earth Resources Regulation

How often is it updated?

Monthly.

Where can I find these reports?

See Monthly reports.

The Departmental Performance Measures report assesses the department's performance against the Victorian Government's Budget Paper measures and includes those assigned to the Resources Division.

What information is included?

  • Percentage of exploration and mining licences which are not active
  • Percentage of exploration licence applications, mining industry work plans and mining licence applications processed within regulatory timeframes
  • Percentage of regulatory audits completed within agreed timeframe

Who owns this report?

The Department of Treasury and Finance (DTF).

How often is it updated?

Twice a year.

Where can I find this report?

The Departmental Performance Measures reports are listed on the DTF website for departmental statements.

Page last updated: 03 Aug 2021