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Minerals and Mining Act , 2006

OF THE PARLIAMENT OF THE RPUBLIC OF GHANA ENTITLED THE MINERALS AND MINING ACT, 2006 AN ACT to revise and consolidate the law relating to minerals and mining and to provide for connected purposes. DATE OF ASSENT: 22nd March, 2006 ENACTED by the President and Parliament: Ownership of minerals and cadastral system Minerals property of Republic 1.

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MINERALS AND MINING ACT, 2006 (ACT 703) - Ghanajustice

MINERALS AND MINING ACT, 2006 (ACT 703) MINERALS AND MINING ACT, 2006 (ACT 703) ... where only part of a geometric section is within Ghana, that part constitutes a block. (3) Despite the provisions of paragraphs (a) and (b) of subsection(2), fractions of blocks as maybe prescribed shall be acceptable in the case of a licence granted for small ...

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Ownership of minerals and cadastral system

OF THE PARLIAMENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF GHANA ENTITLED THE MINERALS AND MINING ACT, 2006 AN ACT to revise and consolidate the law relating to minerals and mining and to provide for connected purposes. DATE OF ASSENT: 22nd March, 2006. ENACTED by the President and Parliament: Ownership of minerals and cadastral system Minerals property of Republic 1.

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Minerals and Mining Act, 2006 Act 703 - FAO

Minerals and Mining Act, 2006 Act 703 Government's right of pre-emption 7. (1) The Minister has the right of pre-emption of all minerals raised, won or obtained in Ghana and from any area covered by territorial waters, the exclusive economic zone or the continental shelf and products derived from the refining or treatment of these minerals.

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Ghana - Minerals and Mining Act 2006 (Act No. 703 of 2006).

Mar 31, 2006  Revises and consolidates the law on mines and minerals. Provides that all mineral resources are the property of the nation of Ghana. Regulates licencing and exploitation of mineral resources. Repeals the following laws: - Mining Operations (Government Participation) (Repeal) Act 1993 (Act

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Ministry of Lands and Natural Resources

Section 25 of Act 703 amended 1. The Minerals and Mining Act, 2006 (Act 703), referred to in this Act as the principal enactment, is amended by the substitution for section 25 of 'Royalties 25. A holder of a mining lease, restricted mining lease or small scale mining lease shall, in respect of minerals

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Minerals And Mining (General) Regulations, 2012 (L.I. 2173)

In exercise of the powers conferred on the Minister responsible for Mines under section 110 of Minerals and Mining Act, 2006 (Act 703), these Regulations are made this day 20th of March, 2012. Recruitment of expatriates, training of Ghanaians and preference for local products

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Mining Law 2021 Laws and Regulations Ghana ICLG

Oct 09, 2020  The Minerals and Mining (Amendment) Act, 2019 (Act 995) introduced amendments to the Minerals and Mining Act, 2006 (Act 703), including that which seeks to prevent foreigners from providing mining support services to small-scale miners and imposes stiff punishment for the sale or purchase of minerals without a licence and for the facilitation ...

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LAWS OF GHANA: ACTS OF PARLIAMENT - Ghanajustice

minerals and mining act, 2006 (act 703) MINERALS COMMISSION ACT, 1993 (ACT 450) MOTOR VEHICLES (THIRD PARTY INSURANCE) (ECOWAS BROWNCARD) ACT, 1986 (P.N.D.C.L. 141)

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Ghana - United States Department of State

Mining. Per the Minerals and Mining Act, 2006 (Act 703), foreign investors are restricted from obtaining a small-scale mining license for mining operations less than or equal to an area of 25 acres (10 hectares). Non-Ghanaians may only apply for industrial mineral rights if the proposed investment is USD 10 million or above.

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Minerals Commission probes Romex Mining - Modern Ghana

Mar 13, 2014  Under section 14 of the Minerals and Mining Law (Act 703 of 2006), no mineral right can be transferred, assigned, mortgaged or dealt in any manner without the consent of the minister responsible for mines.

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Revise Minerals and Mining Act – WACAM appeals to ...

Aug 16, 2021  The Wassa Association of Communities Affected by Mining (WACAM) has appealed to government to revise the Minerals and Mining Act 2006, due to its gaps and weaknesses that have led to huge revenue ...

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The Mines and Minerals Act, 2015

THE MINES AND MINERALS DEVELOPMENT ACT, 2015 ARRANGEMENT OF SECTIONS PART I PRELIMINARY Section 1. Short title and commencement 2. Interpretation 3. Ownership of minerals 4. General principles for mining and minerals development PART II ADMINISTRATION 5. Director and other officers 6. Mining Licensing Committee 7. Honorary inspectors 8. Mining ...

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NIGERIAN MINERALS AND MINING ACT,2007

A 486 2007 No. 20 Nigerian Minerals and Mining Act Functions of the Minister. metres of a railway, or which isthe site of, or within fifty metres of, any government or public building, reservoir, dam or public road; (d) that is subject to the provisions of the National Commission for Museums and Monuments Act

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MINES AND MINERALS (DEVELOPMENT AND REGULATION)

4 THE MINES AND MINERALS (DEVELOPMENT AND REGULATION) ACT, 1957 ACT NO. 67 OF 1957 [28th December, 1957.] An Act to provide for the 1[development and regulation of mines and minerals] under the control of the Union. BE it enacted by Parliament in the Eighth Year of the Republic of India as follows:― CHAPTER I PRELIMINARY 1. Short title, extent and commencement.―(1) This Act

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For personal use only - Cardinal Resources

The following are the main laws and regulations governing mining in Ghana: (a) Minerals and Mining Act, 2006 (Act 703) as amended by the Minerals and Mining (Amendment) Act, 2010 (Act 794) (b) Minerals and Mining (General) Regulations, 2012 (L.I 2173); (c) Minerals and Mining (Support Services) Regulations, 2012 (L.I 2174);

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Ghanaian Environmental And Social Laws – ESRM Africa

The Minerals Commission is one of the agencies of the Ministry of Lands and Natural Resources. Established under the 1992 Constitution (Article 269) and the Minerals Commission Act 1993, Act 450, it is the main regulatory body in the minerals and mining sector.

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Mining Of Gold In Ghana Overview - Energy and Natural ...

Jun 26, 2019  Under the principal Act, the Minerals and Mining Act, 2006 (Act 703), every mineral in its natural state in, under or upon any land in Ghana, rivers, streams, water-courses throughout the country, the exclusive economic zone or any area covered by the territorial sea or continental shelf is the property of the Republic of Ghana and is vested in ...

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Ghana’s ASM Policy and Regulatory Regime with Focus on Gold

a mineral right [by the Minister] Mining activities require mineral rights (Act 703, Section 9 •a person shall not engage in or undertake a small scale mining operation for a mineral unless there is .. a . licence granted by the Minister for Mines. Licence needed for small scale mining: Act 703, Section

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Ghana - United States Department of State

Mining. Per the Minerals and Mining Act, 2006 (Act 703), foreign investors are restricted from obtaining a small-scale mining license for mining operations less

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MINERALS COMMISSION - Ghana

1.1 Overview of Ghana’s Minerals and Mining Sector Ghana is well endowed with substantial mineral resources, the major ones being gold, diamonds, manganese and bauxite. Gold is the predominant mineral produced in the country, accounting for over 90% of all mineral revenues annually over the past two decades (Minerals Commission1).

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Minerals And Mining (Health, Safety and Technical ...

Minerals And Mining (Health, Safety and Technical) Regulations, 2012 (L.I. 2182). These Regulations, made under section 110 of the Mining Act, provide with respect to health and safety in (land) mining operations in Ghana. They also concern to a certain extent the protection of the environment and, in particular, prescribe technical and safety ...

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RE: Minerals Commission demands $1000 from the Fourth ...

Jun 21, 2021  Regulation 4 of LI 2176 is also based on section 103 of the Minerals and Mining Act, 2006 (Act 703). We find it significant to reproduce section 103 of Act 703 below. “Register of mineral

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The Mines and Minerals Act, 2015

THE MINES AND MINERALS DEVELOPMENT ACT, 2015 ARRANGEMENT OF SECTIONS PART I PRELIMINARY Section 1. Short title and commencement 2. Interpretation 3. Ownership of minerals 4. General principles for mining and minerals development PART II ADMINISTRATION 5. Director and other officers 6. Mining Licensing Committee 7. Honorary inspectors 8. Mining ...

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MINES AND MINERALS (DEVELOPMENT AND REGULATION)

4 THE MINES AND MINERALS (DEVELOPMENT AND REGULATION) ACT, 1957 ACT NO. 67 OF 1957 [28th December, 1957.] An Act to provide for the 1[development and regulation of mines and minerals] under the control of the Union. BE it enacted by Parliament in the Eighth Year of the Republic of India as follows:― CHAPTER I PRELIMINARY 1. Short title, extent and commencement.―(1) This Act may be called ...

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Ghana’s ASM Policy and Regulatory Regime with Focus on Gold

a mineral right [by the Minister] Mining activities require mineral rights (Act 703, Section 9 •a person shall not engage in or undertake a small scale mining operation for a mineral unless there is .. a . licence granted by the Minister for Mines. Licence needed for small scale mining: Act 703, Section 82 (1) •

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How To Set Up A License Gold Export Company In Ghana ...

Jun 20, 2019  The Minerals and Mining Act, 2006, as amended by the Minerals and Mining (Amendment) Act, 2015 (Act 900) provides succinctly that a person shall not export or sell or otherwise dispose of a mineral unless that person holds a license granted by the Minister responsible for Mines and Natural Resources.

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NAMDINI: Ghana – Cardinal Resources

During the December 2017 quarter, a Large-Scale Mining Licence covering the Namdini Mining Lease was assigned to Cardinal Namdini Mining Limited, a wholly owned subsidiary of Cardinal, by the Minister of Lands and Natural Resources under the regulations of the Minerals and Mining Act of Ghana 2006 (Act 703). The Large-Scale Mining Licence is ...

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The Impact and Effect of Illegal Mining (galamsey) towards ...

The Minerals and Mining Act, 2006 (Act 703) which is a continuation of the Small-Scale Gold Mining Law, PNDC L 218 enacted in 1989 given the procedures of issuing a license to a small-scale firm. It contain in Section 81 to 99 in the 1992 Constitution of the Republic of Ghana. Small-scale gold

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Full text: Lands Minister's Response to Ablakwa's ...

Jun 30, 2021  With the passage of the Minerals and Mining Act, 2006 (Act 703) and its various amendments, small-scale mining remains legal, only when done by a citizen of Ghana who holds a valid mining lease, and mines in accordance with the law and the terms and conditions attached to the mining lease.

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RTI Commission slashes Minerals Commission’s fee for ...

Jul 21, 2021  “Kindly be informed that in accordance with section 75 of Act 989, Section 103 of the Minerals and Mining Act, 2006 (Act 703), as well as Regulation 4 of the Minerals and Mining (Licensing ...

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Minerals Commission demands $1000 from The Fourth Estate ...

Jun 18, 2021  “Kindly be informed that in accordance with section 75 of Act 989, Section 103 of the Minerals and Mining Act, 2006 (Act 703), as well as Regulation 4 of the Minerals and Mining (Licensing) Regulations,2012 (LI 2176), the application fee payable is the Ghana Cedi equivalent of five hundred US Dollars (US $500) per request.

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Release information for GH₵2 not GH₵6,000: RTI Commission ...

Jul 21, 2021  “Kindly be informed that in accordance with section 75 of Act 989, Section 103 of the Minerals and Mining Act, 2006 (Act 703), as well as Regulation 4 of the Minerals and Mining (Licensing) Regulations,2012 (LI 2176), the application fee payable is the Ghana Cedi equivalent of five hundred US Dollars (US $500) per request.

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Ghana's RTI Commission rules on its first ever petition - IFEX

Jul 27, 2021  “Kindly be informed that in accordance with section 75 of Act 989, Section 103 of the Minerals and Mining Act, 2006 (Act 703), as well as Regulation 4 of the Minerals and Mining (Licensing) Regulations,2012 (LI 2176), the application fee payable is the Ghana Cedi equivalent of five hundred US Dollars (US$500) per request.

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Exporting gold from Ghana; the need for due diligence ...

Nov 26, 2018  License to buy and export gold. It is imperative to note that, in Ghana an individual needs a license to buy and deal in minerals. Therefore, the export of gold out of the jurisdiction of Ghana can only be done under a license by an entity. This is regulated under the Minerals and Mining Act, 2006 (Act 703).

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Ghana - United States Department of State

Mining. Per the Minerals and Mining Act, 2006 (Act 703), foreign investors are restricted from obtaining a small-scale mining license for mining operations less than or equal to an area of 25 acres (10 hectares).

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Mining industry of Ghana - Wikipedia

The Mining industry of Ghana accounts for 5% of the country's GDP and minerals make up 37% of total exports, of which gold contributes over 90% of the total mineral exports. Thus, the main focus of Ghana's mining and minerals development industry remains focused on gold. Ghana is Africa's largest gold producer, producing 80.5 t in 2008. Ghana is also a major producer of bauxite, manganese and ...

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