The Victorian State Government is proud to be one of the founding partners of IMARC.

The Victorian Government is strongly committed to supporting the State's mining and mining services sectors. The mining and mining services sectors have a proud tradition of contributing to the Victorian economy, and the Government is determined to ensure they have a vibrant future.

The Government supports the International Mining and Resources Conference (IMARC) as an opportunity to showcase Victoria as a hub for mining and mining services and to connect thousands of delegates from across the globe to new development and investment opportunities.

Please see below for further information on how the Victorian Government can assist you.

IMARC Lead Department: Department of Jobs, Precincts and Regions 

The Department of Jobs, Precincts and Regions (DJPR) creates conditions to sustainably develop the Victorian economy and grow employment. DJPR supports and engages Victorian businesses through the Government's business policies and programs and fosters the development of innovative industries and expansion into new markets.

The Department is committed to helping businesses better participate in the mining and resources and mining services sector to boost productivity, exports, investment and jobs to secure Victoria's future through the following key functions:

Resources Branch

The Resources Branch delivers the geoscience, policy and regulation that enables Victoria’s earth resource industry to undertake resource development projects responsibly and sustainably. The branch has a key role in building the scientific evidence base to attract investment in the state’s resource commodities, and it works with industry to build community knowledge and confidence in the social, environmental, and economic performance of the resources sector.

Global Victoria

Global Victoria includes a global network of 22 Victorian Government Trade and Investment (VGTI) offices supporting Victorian businesses to connect with overseas markets, sustain strong trading partnerships and capitalise on export opportunities - strategically aiming to create local jobs, grow exports and strengthen the economy.

Business Victoria

Business Victoria provides practical and relevant tools and info to help small business reach their full potential. We can assist you through providing advice on operating a business in Victoria, helping you access grants and assistance, leading workshops to build capability and connecting you to key industry contacts.

Department of Treasury and Finance - Invest Victoria

Invest Victoria is the State Government’s investment attraction agency, fostering long term economic prosperity by enabling business opportunities and job creation for Victoria. The agency offers a single entry point and provides confidential services and professional advice for all new investors through

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Become a partner

We welcome partnerships from industry associations, chambers of commerce, and other relevant industry bodies. If you’re interested in developing a partnership with us, please contact us.

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