minerals and mining act ghana

minerals and mining act ghana

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

(1) Despite a right or title which a person may have to land in, upon or under which minerals are situated, a person shall not conduct activities on or over land in Ghana for the search,reconnaissance, prospecting, exploration or mining for a mineral unless the person has been granted a mineral right in accordance with this Act.

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Minerals and Mining Act 703 Ghana - Resource Governance

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. Every mineral in its natural state in, under or upon land in Ghana,

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Minerals and Mining Act, 2006 Act 703 - FAOLEX Database

OF GHANA ENTITLED THE MINERALS AND KfTsTING ACT, 2006 ANACT 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 ofPninerals and cadastral system Minerals property of Republic 1. Every mineral in it natural state in, under or upon land in Ghana,

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Ministry of Lands and Natural Resources – MLR.

OF THE PARLIAMENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF GHANA ENTITLED MINERALS AND MINING (AMENDMENT) ACT, 2015 AN ACT to amend the Minerals and Mining Act, 2006 (Act 703) to provide for Regulations to be made to prescribe the manner for the payment of royalties; the confiscation of equipment used in illegal small scale mining and for related matters.

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Minerals and Mining Act, 1986 (P.N.C.D.I. 153). - ECOLEX

Minerals and Mining Act, 1986 (P.N.C.D.I. 153). Mineral riches present in the territory, EEZ and Continental Shelf of Ghana are vested in the President (sect. 1). Section 2 allows for compulsory acquisition of land for development of mineral resources. Section 4 secures a

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Minerals and Mining Act, 2006 Act 703 - FAOLEX Database

Act 703 Minerals and Mining Act, 2006 Qualification for grant of mineral right 10. Unless otherwise provided in this Act, a mineral right shall not be granted to a person unless the person is a body incorporated under the Companies Code 1963 (Act 179), under the Incorporated Private Partnerships Act 1962 (Act 152) or under an enactment in force.

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Minerals and Mining Act, 1986 (P.N.C.D.I. 153). - ECOLEX

Minerals and Mining Act, 1986 (P.N.C.D.I. 153). Country/Territory Ghana Document type Legislation Date 1986 Source FAO, FAOLEX Subject Mineral resources, Water Keyword Mining Institution Minerals Radiation Hazardous waste Inland waters Geographical area Africa, Western Africa Abstract. Mineral riches present in the territory, EEZ and Continental Shelf of Ghana are vested in the President (sect ...

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

31/03/2006  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: - Minerals and Mining Law 1986 (PNDCL 153) - Minerals and Mining (Amendment) Act 1994 (Act 475)

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P.N.D.C.L. 153. MINERALS AND INING LAW, 1986

act as its agent for the exercise of the right of pre-emption conferred by subsection (1) of this section. 5. (1) The price to be paid for minerals or products taken in the exorcise of the right of pre-emption under section 4 of this Law shall – (a) where it has been provided for in a written agreement, be the price specified there in; and (b) where it has not been provided for in a written ...

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“Amended Mining Act Proffers Stiffer Punishment For ...

20/08/2019  The Act has amended the Minerals and Mining Act, 2006 (Act 703), and has increased the penalties for a person who buys or sells minerals without a licence or without a valid authority. The Act has also increased the penalties for a person who engages in mining contrary to a provision of the Act. Addressing members of the Council, President Akufo-Addo noted that “we are talking about

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Mineral Development Fund - MLNR

Act 912 J u S TICE REPUBLIC OF GHANA THE NINE HUNDRED AND TWELFTH ACT OF THE PARLIAMENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF GHANA ENTITLED MINERALS DEVELOPMENT FUND ACT, 2016 AN ACT to establish the Minerals Development Fund, to provide financial resources for the benefit of mining communities and for related matters. DATE OF ASSENT: 29th March, 2016.

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Minerals Mining (Amendment) Act, 2015 (ACT 900)

15/01/2019  Minerals Mining (Amendment) Act, 2015 (ACT 900) Page 1 / 4. Zoom 100%

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Resources Minister on Ghana’s Minerals and Mining Act

11/04/2014  Promulgated in 2006, Ghana’s Minerals and Mining Act is aimed at highlighting the country’s mining sector as attractive to investors, while at

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MINERALS COMMISSION ACT, 1993 (ACT 450) -

AN ACT to establish a Minerals Commission, provide for its composition and functions relating to the regulation and management of the utilisation of minerals and provide for related matters. Establishment . 1. Establishment of the Commission (1) There is established by this Act a Minerals Commission. (2) The Commission is a body corporate with perpetual succession and a common seal and may sue ...

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PMMC Website

Precious Minerals Marketing Company (PMMC) Ltd was established in 1963 as Ghana Diamond Marketing Board charged with the sole responsibility for the purchase and marketing of Ghana’s diamonds. In 1965, by Legislative Instrument (LI) 401, the Company was incorporated as a State Owned Enterprise (SOE). With the promulgation of the diamonds decree (NRCD 32) in 1972, LI 916 was

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

31/03/2006  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: - Minerals and Mining Law 1986 (PNDCL 153) - Minerals and Mining (Amendment) Act 1994 (Act 475)

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MINERALS AND MINING LAW, 1986 [b) ... mder the Arbitration Act, 1x1 (Act 38). Risht ,YE$': of. 6. (1) The right of'?-emptioa under section A of this Law shall extend to all minerals Or products sold to other customers by the minerals person against wham such right is exercised, but which havs-not already wld. left the boundaries, tedtorilrl watersor air spc.c of Ghana. (2) The price to be ...

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“Amended Mining Act Proffers Stiffer Punishment For ...

20/08/2019  The Act has amended the Minerals and Mining Act, 2006 (Act 703), and has increased the penalties for a person who buys or sells minerals without a licence or without a valid authority. The Act has also increased the penalties for a person who engages in mining contrary to a provision of the Act. Addressing members of the Council, President Akufo-Addo noted that “we are talking about

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MINERALS AND MINING POLICY OF GHANA Ensuring mining ...

For example, the Minerals Act, Act 126 (1962) had the following provisions: (i) vesting of ownership of minerals in the President on behalf of the Republic and in trust for the people of Ghana, (ii) limitation on areal extent and duration of mineral rights and (iii) the President having power to demand the sale of minerals produced in Ghana to a state agency at a negotiated price determined by ...

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Mining In Ghana - Energy and Natural Resources - Ghana

29/06/2020  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. It is vested in the President in trust for the people of Ghana ...

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Gov't to amend Mining Act to intensify punishment for

29/07/2019  The Minerals and Mining (Amendment) Act, 2015 (Act 900) and the Minerals Commission Act, 1993 (Act 450) are the main enactments setting out the guidelines for mining in Ghana. The war against illegal mining has seen hundreds of arrests amid calls to make punishment of the crime more stringent.

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Minerals And Mining (Explosives) Regulations, 2012 (Li 2177)

Minerals and Mining Act, (Act 703), 2006, these Regulations are made this day 20th of March, 2012. Application and general administration Regulation 1—Application (1) These Regulations apply to (a) the conveyance, storage, possession, manufacture and use of explosives for mining

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

Minerals And Mining (Health, Safety and Technical) Regulations, 2012 (L.I. 2182) ARRANGEMENT OF REGULATIONS Regulations General Administration 1. Powers and functions of the Inspectorate Division 2. Powers of inspectors 3. Powers of Chief Inspector of Mines to prepare guidelines 4. Appeals against instructions of Inspectors or Chief Inspector of Mine 5. Fees Operating plan and operating

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Small scale miners welcome new mining law

22/08/2019  The amended Minerals and Mining Act, 2015 (Act 900) and the Minerals Commission Act, 1993 (Act 450) will see persons culpable for illegal mining in Ghana

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PMMC Website

Precious Minerals Marketing Company (PMMC) Ltd was established in 1963 as Ghana Diamond Marketing Board charged with the sole responsibility for the purchase and marketing of Ghana’s diamonds. In 1965, by Legislative Instrument (LI) 401, the Company was incorporated as a State Owned Enterprise (SOE). With the promulgation of the diamonds decree (NRCD 32) in 1972, LI 916 was

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zFCsf - Vertic

MINERALS AND MINING LAW, 1986 [b) ... mder the Arbitration Act, 1x1 (Act 38). Risht ,YE$': of. 6. (1) The right of'?-emptioa under section A of this Law shall extend to all minerals Or products sold to other customers by the minerals person against wham such right is exercised, but which havs-not already wld. left the boundaries, tedtorilrl watersor air spc.c of Ghana. (2) The price to be ...

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Minerals And Mining Act 794 2010 - mapymysli.edu.pl

Ghana Tax News in a snapshot PwC. Minerals and Mining Amendment Act, 2010 (Act 794) The Government of Ghana has amended the provisions relating to mineral royalties on natural resources other than petroleum and water under the Minerals and Mining Act, 2006 (Act 703) ("the Act").

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MINERALS INCOME INVESTMENT FUND ACT, 2018 (ACT 978 ...

OF THE PARLIAMENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF GHANA ENTITLED MINERALS INCOME INVESTMENT FUND ACT, 2018 AN ACT to establish a Fund to manage the equity interests of the Republic in mining companies, to receive mineral royalties and other related income due the Republic from mining operations, to provide for the management and investment of the assets of the Fund and

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Review The Minerals and Mining Act To The Advantage

07/02/2013  The Northern Patriots in Research and Advocacy (NORPRA), West Africa Coalition Against Mining (WACAM), Ibis Ghana and the Community Mining Advocacy Committee (C-MACs) said the Minerals and Mining ...

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MINERALS AND MINING POLICY OF GHANA Ensuring mining ...

For example, the Minerals Act, Act 126 (1962) had the following provisions: (i) vesting of ownership of minerals in the President on behalf of the Republic and in trust for the people of Ghana, (ii) limitation on areal extent and duration of mineral rights and (iii) the President having power to demand the sale of minerals produced in Ghana to a state agency at a negotiated price determined by ...

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Gov't to amend Mining Act to intensify punishment for

29/07/2019  The Minerals and Mining (Amendment) Act, 2015 (Act 900) and the Minerals Commission Act, 1993 (Act 450) are the main enactments setting out the guidelines for mining in Ghana. The war against illegal mining has seen hundreds of arrests amid calls to make punishment of the crime more stringent.

More

Minerals And Mining (Explosives) Regulations, 2012 (Li 2177)

Minerals and Mining Act, (Act 703), 2006, these Regulations are made this day 20th of March, 2012. Application and general administration Regulation 1—Application (1) These Regulations apply to (a) the conveyance, storage, possession, manufacture and use of explosives for mining

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

Minerals And Mining (Health, Safety and Technical) Regulations, 2012 (L.I. 2182) ARRANGEMENT OF REGULATIONS Regulations General Administration 1. Powers and functions of the Inspectorate Division 2. Powers of inspectors 3. Powers of Chief Inspector of Mines to prepare guidelines 4. Appeals against instructions of Inspectors or Chief Inspector of Mine 5. Fees Operating plan and operating

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Small scale miners welcome new mining law

22/08/2019  The amended Minerals and Mining Act, 2015 (Act 900) and the Minerals Commission Act, 1993 (Act 450) will see persons culpable for illegal mining in Ghana

More

PMMC Website

Precious Minerals Marketing Company (PMMC) Ltd was established in 1963 as Ghana Diamond Marketing Board charged with the sole responsibility for the purchase and marketing of Ghana’s diamonds. In 1965, by Legislative Instrument (LI) 401, the Company was incorporated as a State Owned Enterprise (SOE). With the promulgation of the diamonds decree (NRCD 32) in 1972, LI 916 was

More