3rd Ministerial Council on Mineral and Petroleum Resources meeting communique - 26 September 2003
Publication date: Friday, 26th September 2003.
The 3rd session of the Ministerial Council on Mineral and Petroleum Resources met in Melbourne on 26 September 2003. The meeting was chaired by the Minister for State Development for Western Australia, the Hon Clive Brown MLA.
At the meeting, Ministers adopted its Vision for the Development of the Minerals and Petroleum Sector, noted a presentation by Mr Peter Lalor, Chair of the Strategic Leaders Group for the Mineral Exploration Action Agenda, considered a number of issues arising from the Council of Australian Governments Energy Market Review (the Parer Review), and discussed progress on the establishment of the National Offshore Petroleum Safety Authority.