Major Resource Projects
Western Australia is one of the most productive and diversified mineral and petroleum regions in the world.
This page provides summary information, project value estimated in $A, and more detailed information such as projects commissioned, committed and under consideration.
The information is derived from the Prospect Magazine, which is published quarterly.
Major Resource Projects Maps
A simplified A4 size PDF map of major resource development projects (operating and potential) in Western Australia is available. (Inset B)
Western Australia’s key resources sectors
The Western Australia’s key resources sectors page provides access to recent departmental presentations and publications overviewing investment activity and prospects in key Western Australian minerals and petroleum resources sectors.
Principal Mineral and Petroleum Producers in Western Australia
A list of principal mineral and petroleum producers can be downloaded from the right hand panel. Information is listed by commodity and provides contact details, including website addresses, of the principal producers in Western Australia.
Status of Major Projects in Western Australia
Western Australia continues to lead the way as Australia’s No.1 resources investment destination.
Significant resource projects in Western Australia lists significant new projects which have commenced construction, been committed to, or are under consideration.
This information is also available in the Department’s quarterly Prospect Magazine.