The purpose of this prospectus is to provide explorers and project developers with an overview of the geological potential, existing and planned infrastructure investment for regional NSW and the robust regulatory frameworks that make NSW a world-class minerals producer.

The online prospectus will be updated as new information on investment opportunities in the NSW minerals and energy resources sector becomes available.

The NSW Government recognises exploration as a high-risk investment with long lead times. As such, the government has committed to cooperative drilling programs, funding for the MinEx Cooperative Research Centre's National Drilling Initiative and providing pre-competitive data to improve the geological knowledge base of NSW. Other initiatives to improve efficiency in titles administration and develop best practice regulations for exploration can be found in the NSW Minerals Strategy.

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