ghana minerals and mining act section

ghana minerals and mining act section

Minerals and Mining Act 703 Ghana

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

(2) Without limiting section 99, a court before which a person is convicted under this Act shall order the forfeiture to the State of the mineral in respect of which the offence was committed.” [Added by S.3 of the Minerals and Mining (Amendment) Act, 2015, (Act 900)]

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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 (AMENDMENT) BILL, 2014 Minerals

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 Act, 2006 Act 703 - FAO

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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Acts – Minerals Commission

The Minerals and Mining Act, 2006 (Act 703) was promulgated in 2006. 2. ACT 703 Minerals and Mining Act, 2006 (Act 703) DOWNLOAD 3. 2015 ... The Minerals Commission of Ghana is the Government agency with the primary responsibility of developing and coordinating mineral sector policies and monitoring their implementation.

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Mineral Development Fund - Ministry of Lands and Natural ...

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 AND MINING (AMENDMENT) BILL, 2014

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 Act, 2006 Act 703 - FAO

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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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, 1986 (P.N.C.D.I. 153).

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 (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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Ghana: Memorandum on the Minerals and Mining Bill 2005 ...

Jun 13, 2005 · Ghana: Memorandum on the Minerals and Mining Bill 2005 Submitted by the National Coalition on Mining Published by MAC on 2005-06-13 . ... This reflects the provision in section 31 (4) and 33 (3) in which the onus is put on the minister to perform and act. Section 39 (3) (b) is an outrageous provision because it is to the effect that an ...

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Finders Not Keepers: The Ownership of Minerals in Ghana ...

Jan 24, 2019 · Consider a scenario where you discover a gold nugget while digging your land for planting. Section 111 of the Minerals and Mining Act, 2006 (Act 703) defines “mineral” as a substance in solid or liquid form that occurs naturally in or on the earth, or on or under the seabed, formed by or subject to geological process including industrial minerals but does not include petroleum or water.

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On Point - PwC

operations in Ghana are guided by the Minerals and Mining Act,) (“MMA”). In accordance with Section 110 of the MMA, a legislative been introduced by the Minister responsible for Mines on him under the MMA. [i.e. Minerals and Mining (General) Regulation 20 March 2012 and is aimed at providing clearer interpretations of MMA.

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mining companies in ghana take land

Minerals and Mining Act 703 Ghana. 2016-2-20 · 1. Every mineral in its natural state in, under or upon land in Ghana, rivers, streams, water-courses throughout the country, the exclusive economic zone and an area covered by the territorial sea or continental shelf is the property of the Republic and is vested in the President in trust for the people of Ghana.

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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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Home - WACAM

‘Remove Section 17 of Minerals and Mining Act’ -Mrs. Hannah Owusu Koranteng. Section 17 of the Minerals and Mining Act 2006 (Act 703), which grants water rights to mining companies should be totally repealed, the Associate Executive Director of Wacam, a community ...

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Wacam: 'Repeal Section 17 of Minerals and Mining Act ...

Aug 16, 2021 · Wacam, a community based human rights and environmental mining advocacy NGO, says Section 17 of the Minerals and Mining Act 2006 (Act 703), which grants water rights to mining companies should be totally repealed. Associate Executive Director of Wacam, Mrs Hannah Owusu-Koranteng, proposed provisions that will safeguard water bodies in mining communities.

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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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small scale mining act 2006 in ghana | Prominer (Shanghai ...

Minerals and Mining Act , 2006Minerals and Mining Act, 2006. Act 703. 65. Offence and penalties under sections 62 Establishment of District Small Scale mining Centres and functions of Centres a a geometric section that is wholly within Ghana constitutes a block and.

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Minerals and Mining Act, 2006 Act 703 - FAO

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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z&FCsf - VERTIC

minerals person against wham such right is exercised, but which havs-not already wld. left the boundaries, tedtorilrl watersor air sp&c.c of Ghana. (2) The price to be paid for such minerals or products W bethe mte grovidedfor section 5 ofthis LBWOC the actual.mtpw price at which such minerals OF pr~dwts were sdd, whichever is

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

(2) The price to be paid for such minerals or products shall be the rate provided for in section 5 of this Law or the actual contract price at which such minerals or products were sold, whichever is less, together with – (a) the actual cost of transportation from the mine or plant to the port, railway station or locality to which the minerals or products were taken in the exercise of the ...

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

THE NINE HUNDRED AND SEVENTY-EIGHTH ACT 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,

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Review Minerals and Mining Act-WACAM

Oct 25, 2010 · Looking at Section 25 of the Minerals and Mining Act, 2006, Act 703, which deals with Royalties, the workshop participants regretted that all mining companies in the country were paying the lowest royalty rate of 3.0 per cent.

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Ghana: "Amended Mining Act Proffers Stiffer Punishment for ...

99. (1) A person who buys or sells minerals without (a). a license in accordance with section 6, 82, 97 or 104; or (b). a valid authority granted under this Act or any other enactment, commits an ...

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President assents to amended Mining and Mineral law

Aug 21, 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

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Local Content Participation Compressed - Ghana Chamber of ...

MINERALS AND MINING (LOCAL CONTENT AND LOCAL PARTICIPATION) REGULATIONS, 2020 IN exercise of the power conferred on the Minister responsible for Mines under section 110 of the Minerals and Mining Act, 2006 (Act 703), these Regulations are made this 15th day of October, 2020. Preliminary Provisions Purpose of Regulations I.

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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 minerals and mining act 2006 section,gold and ...

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Notice of mandatory payment of royalties by quarry ...

Oct 28, 2021 · The Minerals Income Investment Fund (MIIF) wishes to remind all active and licensed quarry operators, salt mining operators, limestone mining operators, and sand winners to

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

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 standards for mining operations and provide with respect to mining operation plans and mining operation permits.

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mining companies in ghana take land

Minerals and Mining Act 703 Ghana. 2016-2-20 · 1. Every mineral in its natural state in, under or upon land in Ghana, rivers, streams, water-courses throughout the country, the exclusive economic zone and an area covered by the territorial sea or continental shelf is the property of the Republic and is vested in the President in trust for the people of Ghana.

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State Ownership of Minerals in Ghana - :: Ghana Law Hub

Jun 26, 2017 · Since then, the concept of state ownership of minerals has been continued in the Constitution of Ghana, 1992 and the Minerals and Mining Act, 2006 (Act 703). Under the current mining law, i.e. Act 703, various regulations have been passed to facilitate the regulation of mining in the country, including the Minerals and Mining (Licensing ...

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