As Western Australia’s lead agency regulating the State’s resources sector, the department is committed to ensuring the sector is developed and managed responsibly and sustainably for the benefit of all Western Australians.
To help showcase that our nationally significant industry is not only sustainable, but also meets the safety, environmental and community balance that is expected of industry today, the department has established the annual Resources Sector Awards for Excellence.
The Resources Sector Awards for Excellence brings together the prestigious Golden Gecko environmental awards, Community Partnership Resources Sector Award, and the Safety and Health Resources Sector Awards.
By recognising exceptional advances and innovations throughout the resources sector, the department seeks to encourage higher industry standards to help develop and maintain community confidence in mineral and petroleum activities.
- Golden Gecko Award Golden Gecko Award for Environmental Excellence recognise leading practice and innovation in environmental management.
- Safety and Health Resources Sector Awards Recognise individuals, teams and companies that have developed specific workplace safety and health initiatives or solutions.
- Community Partnership Award Recognising outstanding achievements and leadership in building community partnerships.
- Award submissions and criteria Must read information about the criteria and preparing your submission.