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About us

About us

Leading the way for people in resources

The Australasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy (AusIMM) is the peak body and trusted voice for people working in the resources sector. We shape careers, showcase leadership, create communities and uphold industry standards. Representing a global community from 110 countries, we are committed to supporting people working in all aspects of the mining industry.

AusIMM was founded in 1893 and operates under a Royal Charter. We have a global community of members, branches and societies, along with influential partnerships with industry, government, education and the community.

We offer outstanding professional development opportunities including world class mining conferences, leadership events, online learning and industry news to help build and accelerate careers. We host local and global networking opportunities to connect professionals with common goals and interests and help build their profile.

As a welcoming and inclusive organisation, AusIMM is committed to representing all people in the mining industry and improving environmental, social, and economic outcomes in the sector, now and for generations to come.

Governance

AusIMM supports its members through observing AusIMM By-laws, Regulations and Code of Ethics.

Strategic framework

AusIMM support the careers of resources professionals and works across four key focus areas.

Codes and standards

The JORC Code and VALMIN Code are two professional codes that many mining professionals are obliged to uphold.

Our team

AusIMM is governed by a Board of Directors and supported by the AusIMM Management Team.

History

AusIMM has been the trusted voice for all people working in the mining industry since 1893.

Our partners

AusIMM is committed to building strong relationships to shape the future of the mining sector.

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