Straterra is the collective voice for the New Zealand minerals sector.

An important part of what we do is to transmit the views of our industry to public officials, that often means re-framing ideas into the language of government policy.

Straterra’s Charter or code of ethics explains the principles we stand for, and how people may expect to engage with us.

Our membership cover minerals producers, explorers, researchers, engineering and geotechnical firms, equipment suppliers, and providers of ancillary services, e.g., legal, financial, environmental.


Straterra is the collective voice for the NZ minerals and mining sector, from small firms to large enterprises.

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Our Board

Our board represents interests in coal, gold and other metallic minerals, aggregates and industrial minerals, exploration, technical services and research.

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Straterra’s membership includes large and small producers, exploration companies, equipment suppliers, research institutions, engineering firms, mining professionals, and firms providing legal, accounting and other ancillary services.

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Straterra hosts a number of events every year, and supports events held by other industry organisations.

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Join Us

New Zealand will prosper from a well-resourced, professional mineral industry, underpinned by collaboration and support at government level, and broad public support.

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Contact Us

To get in touch with Straterra, please use the form below. Alternatively you can contact one of our staff directly.

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