Our society depends on a well-functioning supply with raw materials. Driven by the principle of sustainability, the mining sector pursues the goal of an economically, environmentally, socially best and safe provision of mineral and energy resources.
The Minister of Finance is the competent authority for mining in Austria. The directorates of the Mining Division are located in Vienna, Salzburg and Leoben.
Denisgasse 31, 1200 Vienna:
Directorate VI/4 - Mining - Legal Affairs
Directorate VI/5 - Mineral Resources Policy
Directorate VI/6 - Mining - Technology and Safety
Directorate VI/9 - Mining Autorithy East
Aigner Strasse 10, 5020 Salzburg:
Directorate VI/7 - Mining Autorithy West
Straußgasse 1, 8700 Leoben:
Directorate VI/8 - Mining Autorithy South