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Strategic framework

Strategic framework

Leading the way

AusIMM is the peak body for all people building a career in the resources industry. We are a not-for-profit, membership organisation with 15,000 members located in Australia and around the world. We are managed by a Board of Directors and supported by the AusIMM Management Team.

Our Purpose

AusIMM exists under Royal Charter ‘to advance the sciences applying to the minerals industry for the benefit of the community’, and to represent resources professionals and promote their work across the sector.

Our Mission

We are committed to upholding ethics, codes and standards and delivering the highest quality professional development to the resources sector.

Our Strategic Imperatives

• Engagement • Professional standards • Advocacy • Governance

Our Values

• Respect • Integrity • Unity • Innovation

Where we are focussed


Our members: We bring people and communities together in an inclusive way through activities and digital channels to connect, learn, share and contribute.

Reach and profile: AusIMM will be positioned as a modern, contemporary and inclusive organisation representing all people in the resources sector. We will elevate our profile and expand our global reach.

Professional standards

Professional development: We provide world class professional development that will build and accelerate the careers of resources professionals.

Industry codes and credentials: We act as the custodian of industry codes and credentials, and represent the professional community committed to practicing to the highest industry standards.


Policy and advocacy: As the Trusted Voice, we advocate for our members and industry professionals to advance policy for the benefit of the community.

Stakeholder engagement: We partner with like-minded organisations that share our values and recognise the importance of professionals in shaping the future of the resources sector.


Organisational sustainability: We will ensure best practice governance systems are in place to support our strategy and deliver financially sustainable business outcomes.

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