Our role as a regulator
Queensland’s land, mineral and energy resources are vital for our economic, social, environmental and cultural wellbeing.
Our role is to ensure that these resources are managed fairly and responsibly, to deliver sustainable benefits for all Queenslanders - today and tomorrow.
To achieve this, our department administers a range of laws that govern how these resources are accessed and used. One of our most important functions is to ensure everyone complies with these laws. This gives all Queenslanders confidence that our resources are being managed fairly and responsibly.
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Last reviewed 30 June 2020