Mining permit

A mining permit is required for the establishment of a mine and the undertaking of mining activity. The mining permit entitles the holder to exploit the mining minerals found in the mining area, the organic and inorganic surface materials, waste rock and tailings generated as by-products of mining activities as well as other materials belonging to the bedrock and soil of the mining area to the extent that their use is necessary for the purposes of mining operations in the mining area. The mining permit also entitles its holder to perform ore prospecting within the mining area.