OZ Minerals Ltd. engages in the mining of copper, gold, silver, exploration and development of mining projects. It operates through the following segments: Prominent Hill, Carrapateena, Exploration & Development and Corporate. The Prominent Hill segment mines copper, gold and silver. The Carrapateena segment deals with exploration and evaluation activities. The Exploration and Development segment holds interests with projects in Jamaica, Chile and joint ventures with Minotaur and Toro Energy and corporate development activities. The Corporate segment includes corporate activities such as other investment in equity securities and cash balances. The company was founded in in 1988 and is headquartered in Parkside, Australia.