Our Communities

Making a Difference in the World

We are passionate about our contribution and strive to make a positive impact in our work and the communities we share.

Pilbara Minerals plays an important role in contributing to the social and economic prosperity of the communities in which we operate, and we’re committed to making a positive impact from our operations.

We recognise delivering on this commitment is fundamental to our long-term success and to creating shared value in our communities.

We are passionate about our contribution and strive to make a positive impact in our work and the communities we share.
Our community engagement activities are underpinned by a Community Investment Structure which has four main focus areas:

For Pilbara Minerals, it’s a privilege to be a part of this exciting energy transformation which is seeing our world progressively shift from a fossil-fuel to a renewable-based energy economy in the years to come. We are keen to partner with like minded organisations and communities to optimise the transition to cleaner energy, particularly:

  • Research partnerships
  • Renewable energy initiatives
  • Innovation

Apply for Sponsorship or a grant here.

Investments in education aim to improve opportunities and outcomes for children, youths and adults in our host communities. Examples of the types of investments Pilbara Minerals will consider include the purchase of equipment, materials, programs, specialised teaching, or excursions relating directly to enhanced educational outcomes including those focussed on:

  • Schools and education support
  • Literacy and numeracy
  • Tertiary programs and scholarships
  • Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)
  • Mentoring

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The challenges of maintaining positive mental health and wellbeing exist for remote and regional communities, as well as those who work in remote locations under fly-in-fly-out conditions. We are mindful of the importance of every individual’s mental health and wellbeing, and our investments in this area are targeted at:

  • Young people at risk
  • Suicide prevention
  • FIFO impacts
  • Healthy behaviours
  • Sport and recreation
  • Employee assistance program

Apply for Sponsorship or a grant here

Communities with diverse economic bases and strong social cohesion are more capable of embracing change and exploring new opportunities. Investments that increase the resilience of the community may include:

  • Community life
  • Events and celebrations
  • Infrastructure and equipment
  • Economic diversification
    • Transferable skills development
    • Cultural tourism
    • Agriculture
    • Caring for Country

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The Community Investment Strategy has been prepared to guide our investment in community programs, events, and projects and ensuring they align with the Pilbara Purpose, identified impacts of the Project, and Pilbara Minerals’ aspirations for responsible corporate citizenship.
The strategy covers:

  • Communities of interest
  • Areas of focus
  • Program structure
  • Strategy development
  • Tools
  • Four key areas of focus:
    • Education
    • Mental health and wellbeing
    • Community resilience
    • Energy transition

Our Community Investments focus on four key areas (Education, Mental Health and Wellbeing, Community Resilience, and Energy Transition). If your organisation or community is aligned to these areas, reach out here and see how we can partner with you or Apply for Sponsorship below.

Related information

  • View our Community and Stakeholder Relations Policy here
    • This policy outlines our commitment to building mutually beneficial relationships based
  • View our Stakeholder grievance policy here
    • To support our commitment, a Stakeholder Grievance Procedure is in place to ensure any stakeholder concerns are addressed in a transparent, fair and timely manner.
  • Our Community Investments focus on four key areas (Education, Mental Health and Wellbeing, Community Resilience, and Energy Transition). If your organisation or community is aligned to these areas reach out here and see how we can partner with you.