The permit holder’s obligations

The holder of the mining permit is obliged to ensure that mining activities do not cause damage to people's health, danger to public safety, considerable inconvenience to public or private interest or, in relation to the overall costs of the mining operations, reasonably avoidable infringement of public or private interest.

The holder of the mining permit may not excavate or exploit mining minerals in a manner that entails obvious wasting of mining minerals. The permit holder must also ensure that the potential future use of and excavation work at the mine and deposit are not endangered or encumbered.