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Striving to make Western Australia the first choice for responsible development.

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DMP ensures the safe and sustainable development of WA's resources.

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Consultation is essential to build confidence and trust in DMP as a regulator. Consultation ensures concerns are listened to, understood and where possible or necessary, addressed to ensure responsible and sustainable development of the State’s resources.

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