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  • Ghana's Mineral Comission - Minerals Commission Official ...

    Mining Cadastre The implementation of Mining Cadastre Administration System (MCAS) at the Minerals Commission seeks to improve and strengthen current levels of compliance checks and license administration procedures and practices. READ MORE Industry Statistics Monthly statistics of Gold produced and transported by the various mining companies on both small

  • Small scale miners condemn arbitrary EPA permit fees ...

    2015-8-26 · The Ghana National Association of Small Scale Miners (GNASSM) on Tuesday condemned the arbitrary increases in Environmental Protection Agency permit (EPA) fees for the small scale mining sector. Mr Godwin Amarh, General

  • Mining Law 2022 | Laws and Regulations | Ghana | ICLG

    2021-9-13 · Ghana: Mining Laws and Regulations 2022. ICLG - Mining Laws and Regulations - Ghana covers common issues in mining laws and regulations – including the acquisition of rights, ownership requirements and restrictions,

  • MINERALS COMMISSION - Ghana

    2018-4-15 · In Ghana, Artisanal and Small Scale Mining (ASM) is subsumed under Small Scale Mining (SSM). Therefore, even though Act 703 refers to small scale mining, this includes the artisanal operators. It is recognized that gold accounts for over 90% of SSM operations in Ghana, however, the strategic framework includes all other minerals mined by small ...

  • Governance challenges of small-scale gold mining in

    2021-3-1 · The artisanal small-scale mining (ASM) sector – commonly described as low-tech, labor-intensive mineral extraction and processing, in developing countries, is increasingly associated with the use of heavy earth moving machines and hazardous chemicals for ore extraction, which can have negative implications on agricultural land use and the environment.

  • Small scale mining in Ghana - 5 reasons to start this ...

    2018-3-15 · Advantages of small scale mining business in Ghana: With the current increase of unemployment cases in Ghana, small scale mining will really bridge the gap of unemployment by taking in skilled, semi-skilled and unskilled labor. This would reduce the high poverty levels experienced in remote areas where the minerals are found.

  • Trading In Minerals - Minerals Commission

    Ghana has two classes of gold mining licences, these are large-scale gold mining licence and small-scale mining licence. LARGE-SCALE In the case of large-scale gold mining companies, gold sales have either been by the spot price at the London Metal Exchange or by other Marketing Agreements with overseas refineries with the approval of Government.

  • Minerals and Mining Act 703 Ghana

    2016-2-20 · 82. Licence for small scale mining 83. Qualification of applicant for small scale mining licence 84. Conditions for the grant of a licence 85. Duration of a licence 86. Areas covered by licence 87. Revocation of licence 88. Transfer of licence 89. Designated areas 90. Establishment of District Small Scale mining Centres and functions of Centres 91.

  • Do not grant permit to Shaanxi Mining Company– Small

    2020-7-7 · Small Scale Mining Groups at the Gbane Community in the Talensi District of the Upper East Region have appealed to the mining regulatory bodies in the country not grant permit to the Shaanxi ...

  • Small scale miners condemn arbitrary EPA permit fees ...

    2015-8-26 · The Ghana National Association of Small Scale Miners (GNASSM) on Tuesday condemned the arbitrary increases in Environmental Protection Agency permit (EPA) fees for the small scale mining sector. Mr Godwin Amarh, General

  • ALL YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT THE PERMITTING

    2018-9-6 · engineering, mining or other operations on, in, under or over land or the ... permanent structure, serve short term emergency needs or facilitate small scale business operations. ... x Assess permit fees and receive payment STEP 8: Issuance of Development Permit

  • Small scale miners in Ghana advocate for reforms in

    2021-10-10 · 10th Oct 2021. 0. 25. Stakeholders in the small-scale mining industry in Ghana have proposed reforms in the existing licensing regime to help reduce the incentive for people to mine illegally. The Multi-Stakeholder Dialogue agreed that the permitting process is cumbersome and time-consuming, and discourages artisanal and small-scale miners (ASM ...

  • Mining In Ghana - Energy and Natural Resources - Ghana

    2020-6-29 · Except for small-scale mining rights that can be granted to an individual as provided for under Act 703, only corporate bodies incorporated in Ghana under the laws of the Republic of Ghana shall be given a mineral right in Ghana. A license for small-scale mining is, however, granted only to a citizen of the Republic of Ghana who has attained ...

  • Institute mining bond for small-scale miners ...

    2021-6-21 · The Project Coordinator of Tropenbos Ghana, Mr Kwame Appiah Owusu, said this in an interaction with the media in Koforidua after a stakeholder dialogue on sustainable small scale mining, and urged ...

  • Do not grant permit to Shaanxi Mining Company– Small

    2020-7-7 · Small Scale Mining Groups at the Gbane Community in the Talensi District of the Upper East Region have appealed to the mining regulatory bodies in the country not grant permit to the Shaanxi ...

  • Minerals and Mining Act 703 Ghana

    2016-2-20 · 82. Licence for small scale mining 83. Qualification of applicant for small scale mining licence 84. Conditions for the grant of a licence 85. Duration of a licence 86. Areas covered by licence 87. Revocation of licence 88. Transfer of licence 89. Designated areas 90. Establishment of District Small Scale mining Centres and functions of Centres 91.

  • Artisanal and Small-Scale Mining Handbook of Ghana

    2020-6-9 · This Artisanal and Small-Scale Mining (ASM) Handbook for Ghana is the result of a training session held in Ghana in September 2017 through the sub-program on ASM under the overall PanAfGeo project. The ASM sub-program is co-funded by the European Commission’s Directorate-General of Development and

  • LI 1703 ENVIRONMENTAL ASSESSMENT (AMENDMENT)

    2008-4-4 · Environmental Processing Charges and Permit Fees other than indicated in Schedule 2A Sectors Processing Environmental Permit Charges Fee A. MINING SECTOR PROPOSALS ¢ ¢ 1. Large “Impact Scale” Proposals 25,000,000.00 50,000,000.00 2. Medium “Impact Scale” Proposals 15,000,000.00 35,000,000.00 3.

  • A Contextual Review of the Ghanaian Small-Scale Mining ...

    2020-10-12 · 4 A Contextual Review of the Ghanaian Small-scale Mining Industry Small-scale mining in Ghana, as in most developing countries, was for decades treated as an informal industrial sector, employing thousands of people but featuring largely

  • Small scale miners condemn arbitrary EPA permit fees ...

    2015-8-26 · The Ghana National Association of Small Scale Miners (GNASSM) on Tuesday condemned the arbitrary increases in Environmental Protection Agency permit (EPA) fees for the small scale mining sector. Mr Godwin Amarh, General

  • Mining Laws and Regulations of Ghana Licensing ...

    2021-5-2 · Empowering Small & Medium Scale Mining Sector, in Ghana Prosper Burnson (Geologist & Sustainability Advisor) March, 2021 Green Development Limited. The Legal & Statutory Framework In 1986, the Minerals and Mining Law (PNDC Law 153) was enacted to promote and regulate the orderly

  • ALL YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT THE PERMITTING

    2018-9-6 · engineering, mining or other operations on, in, under or over land or the ... permanent structure, serve short term emergency needs or facilitate small scale business operations. ... x Assess permit fees and receive payment STEP 8: Issuance of Development Permit

  • Mining In Ghana - Energy and Natural Resources - Ghana

    2020-6-29 · Except for small-scale mining rights that can be granted to an individual as provided for under Act 703, only corporate bodies incorporated in Ghana under the laws of the Republic of Ghana shall be given a mineral right in Ghana. A license for small-scale mining is, however, granted only to a citizen of the Republic of Ghana who has attained ...

  • Minerals and Mining Act 703 Ghana

    2016-2-20 · 82. Licence for small scale mining 83. Qualification of applicant for small scale mining licence 84. Conditions for the grant of a licence 85. Duration of a licence 86. Areas covered by licence 87. Revocation of licence 88. Transfer of licence 89. Designated areas 90. Establishment of District Small Scale mining Centres and functions of Centres 91.

  • Artisanal and Small-Scale Mining Handbook of Ghana

    2020-6-9 · This Artisanal and Small-Scale Mining (ASM) Handbook for Ghana is the result of a training session held in Ghana in September 2017 through the sub-program on ASM under the overall PanAfGeo project. The ASM sub-program is co-funded by the European Commission’s Directorate-General of Development and

  • A Contextual Review of the Ghanaian Small-Scale Mining ...

    2020-10-12 · 4 A Contextual Review of the Ghanaian Small-scale Mining Industry Small-scale mining in Ghana, as in most developing countries, was for decades treated as an informal industrial sector, employing thousands of people but featuring largely

  • IMPACT OF MINING SECTOR INVESTMENT IN GHANA: A

    2008-11-12 · promulgation of the Small-Scale Mining Law in 1989 and the establishment of the Environmental Protection Agency in 1994. The historical importance of mining in the economic development of Ghana is considerable and well documented, with the country’s colonial name -- Gold Coast --reflecting the importance of the mining sector.

  • Licenses | National Revenue Authority

    2022-1-5 · Artisanal Mining Licence: Le 250,000.00: Small-scale Mining Licence: $600 per hectare: Large-scale Mining Licence (flat fee) $500,000.00: Dredging permit (artisanal) $500.00: Dredging permit (exploration licences) $2,500.00: Dredging permit (small-scale mining) $10,000.00: Dredging permit (large-scale) $20,000.00: Radioactive minerals permit ...

  • Ministry of Mines and Mineral Development » Issuance of ...

    A license issued by the Director of Mining Cadastral in the prescribed form upon payment of the prescribed fees for Small Scale and Large Scale exploration. Full Description. Exploration License is an exploration right issued for small-scale exploration as well as large-scale exploration. The exploration license is valid for an initial period ...