Investing in minerals

New Zealand’s geological history has created a prospective environment with exciting opportunities for explorers.

Mineral resources potential

New Zealand has extensive mineral resources covering many different commodities.

Minerals regulators in New Zealand

Minerals development in New Zealand is regulated by a series of separate agencies, each with different responsibilities and areas of expertise.

Minerals permits and regulation through the lifecycle

The regulations affecting a minerals permit differ according to the different phases of a permit.