The Department for Energy and Mining (DEM) as part of the Government of South Australia delivers affordable, reliable and secure energy supplies in a transitioning energy market and responsibly unlocks the value and opportunities offered by South Australia’s mineral and energy resources.
DEM’s objectives are effective, efficient and transparent regulation, lower energy prices, growth of future industries and jobs and increase resource exports.
Their values comprise a diverse, professional, accountable and respectful culture that is committed to safety. DEM engages meaningfully so that their work builds a successful, sustainable future for all South Australians.
The South Australia Drill Core Reference Library located at Tonsley is part of the Department for Energy and Mining.