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The Leading Practice Sustainable Development Program (LPSDP) for the Mining Industry program promotes sustainable mining practices. The program developed a series of handbooks which provide mining managers, communities and regulators with information on leading practice approaches to mining management.
By sharing Australia’s expertise in mine management and planning, we can encourage best practice sustainable mining both in Australia and overseas.
We developed the handbooks in partnership with the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade and in consultation with:
The handbooks are also available in these languages:
Read the Mining Best Practice 2016 joint media release on the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade website.