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Mineral Resources Tasmania

Mineral Resources Tasmania (MRT) is a division of the department of State Growth. The purpose of MRT is to give effect to government policy in relation to minerals and petroleum resources, and the division provides essential information for land management in Tasmania.

The focus of MRT is to produce and promote up-to-date geoscientific information on Tasmania as an aid to the mineral and petroleum exploration industries, other government agencies and the general public, in order to improve the State's economic position, and to promote sustainable land-use planning and environmental management