Australian critical minerals prospectus 2021

Critical minerals are important inputs to achieve the transition to low-carbon economies and safeguard clean energy supply.  Demand for these minerals is increasing and Australia is well-placed to meet this demand.

The Australian critical minerals prospectus 2021 highlights more than 40 investment-ready critical minerals opportunities.


Australia offers many advantages for critical minerals investors and customers. It:

  • has among the world’s largest recoverable resources of critical minerals
  • employs a world-leading approach to environmental and social governance
  • offers one of the world’s strongest and most efficient regulatory environments
  • is in a prime position to diversify global supply chains for critical minerals. 

Previous reports

Australian Critical Minerals Prospectus 2020 (PDF 6.66MB)

Australian Critical Minerals Prospectus 2019 (PDF 9.72MB)

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