Zambia: Environmental Law Context Report | African Legal ...
Zambia's mining activity is large-scale copper mining while the production, processing and export of other minerals remain underdeveloped. However, mining activities conducted for aquamarine, tourmaline and red garnets in certain protected areas have had negative effects on wildlife species and their habitats.اقرأ أكثر
Minerals Commission Official Website - Minerals Commission
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 …اقرأ أكثر
Alecto Minerals acquires historic gold deposits in Zambia
In addition to Matala and Dunrobin, the project also holds exploration targets, Chosa and Shadreck, within a single 32km 2 large scale 25 year renewable mining licence initially granted by the Ministry of Mines in Zambia in 2003 and reinstated in December 2014.اقرأ أكثر
Zambia : Zambezi Resources Limited Mining Licence must ...
On the face of it, the Zambezi Resources Limited Large Scale Mining Licence No. 15547-HQ-LML was issued illegally, and thereby null and void. Thus, it just makes sense that Government revokes it ...اقرأ أكثر
Mining Law 2022 | Laws and Regulations | Zambia | ICLG
It repealed and replaced the Mines and Minerals Development Act No. 7 of 2008. The MMDA deals with mining rights, licences, large-scale mining in Zambia, gemstone mining, health and safety, environmental protection, and geological services on analysis, royalties and charges.اقرأ أكثر
Sustainable Mining in Africa - IFC
scale mining of gold tracing back to the 15th Century. 3. Africa's enormous mining potential, along with improvements in political systems, and changes in fiscal and regulatory environments has led to a rise in investments over the years. In 2010, mining in Africa amounted to 8 percent of the total global mineral exploration and extraction ...اقرأ أكثر
4 Environmental Impacts of Renewable Electricity ...
Additional research is also needed to understand impacts of large-scale (e.g., 10 MW for PV, 100 MW for wind) renewable energy installations on meteorology and climate. It is evident that, in both countries, large-scale renewable energy installations will also require new transmission infrastructure that entails environmental impacts.اقرأ أكثر
Land use and cover change dynamics in Zambia's Solwezi ...
Mining companies in Zambia have been left to regulate their own land planning which has contributed to the land planning challenges in the mining areas currently facing the country A study conducted on the impacts of large-scale land acquisitions in Zambia found that the affected mining communities rarely have secure land rights and that large ...اقرأ أكثر
Procedures for Granting mining Rights and Non-Mining ...
Small Scale Exploration License Not later than 60 days before expiry of License Small Scale Mining License Not later than 60 days before expiry of License Large Scale Exploration License Not later than 90 days before expiry of License with 50% area reduction. Large Scale Mining License Not later than 1 year before expiry of License Mineral Processing License …اقرأ أكثر
GOVERNMENT OF ZAMBIA ACT - FAOLEX Database
(a) is a holder of a large scale mining licence issued under Part III but is involved solely in mineral processing; or (b) is carrying out mineral processing operations without a licence; shall be required to apply for a mineral processing licence within ninety days of the commencement of this Act. 11. Section Mines and Minerals of ofاقرأ أكثر
Zambia Country Commercial Guide - U.S. Embassy in Zambia
Zambia Chamber of Mines (ZCM): The ZCM was established for the purposes of promoting the interests of its members, and encouraging, protecting and fostering the mining industry in Zambia. The Chamber is a representative of all the major operating mines in Zambia both large and small. The main role of the Chamber is advocacy in creating synergies.اقرأ أكثر
Renewable Energy Target scheme | Department of Industry ...
The Large-scale Renewable Energy Target (LRET) incentivises investment in renewable energy power stations, such as wind and solar farms, or hydro-electric power stations, by legislating demand for large-scale generation certificates (LGCs). One LGC can be created for each megawatt hour of eligible renewable electricity produced.اقرأ أكثر
Prolonged prospecting for gold unsettles Vubwi residents ...
By Abawelo Zulu on November 7, 2017. PROLONGED prospecting of gold deposits has caused anxiety among the people of Vubwi. And Auriel Mining Company Limited says it has applied for large-scale mining licence in Vubwi. During the Zambia Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative dissemination workshop in Vubwi last week, most Vubwi …اقرأ أكثر
Large-scale cobalt potential discovered in Zambia
Large-scale cobalt potential discovered in Zambia. ASX-listed Argonaut Resources has announced preliminary details of potential copper and cobalt production at the Nyungu copper-cobalt deposit in North-western Zambia. The Nyungu copper-cobalt deposit is part of the Lumwana West project, located 65 km south of the DRC border in North-western …اقرأ أكثر
CHAPTER 213 MINES AND MINERALS ACT Vacant …
Grant of large-scale mining licence 26. Renewal of large-scale mining licence 27. Obligations of holder of large scale mining licence 28. Suspension of production ... "ZCCM" means Zambia Consolidated Copper Mines Limited. (As amended by No. 2 of 2000, Act No.5 of 2003 and Act No. 4 of 2006) (2) A reference, in any provision of th is Act, to an ...اقرأ أكثر
Zambia : President Hichilema consistently opposed mining ...
Golden Party of Zambia president Jackson Silavwe says the government has the absolute right to cancel the mining license of the Australian company to mine in the lower Zambezi National park.اقرأ أكثر
Mining rights in Zambia - Lexology
The period for which a mining licence is granted depends on the category or class of mining to be undertaken The Mines Act prescribes a period not exceeding 25 years for large-scale mining, a ...اقرأ أكثر
Batteries will enable large-scale dispatchable renewable ...
Consultation for 5.4GW renewable energy and battery project to power metals mining in Australia February 9, 2022 A public consultation period has opened on plans for a vast renewable energy project including large-scale battery storage which would be used to power mining operations for Australian metals company Fortescue.اقرأ أكثر
Lumwana Copper Mine - Mining Technology
The mining licence covers 1,355km² and includes two major copper deposits, Malundwe and Chimiwungo, as well as 25 exploration prospects. The licence is valid for 25 years (from January 2004) and is renewable for a further 25 years. Although Lumwana was discovered in 1961, no serious work was carried out there until Equinox became involved in 1999.اقرأ أكثر
Taxing the mining sector - Mining For Zambia
extensions and scale economies, Zambia's copper production will soon peak. As output falls, so will taxes, jobs, and other economic activity. The design of the mining ﬁscal regime plays a leading role in facilitating invest-ment that can sustain future growth. — Making Mining Work for Zambia 2015, World Bankاقرأ أكثر
Mining legislation - Zambia Mining Website
Three types of licence are available to the large-scale operator: Prospecting Licence: this confers the right to prospect for any mineral over any size of area for a period of two years renewable. Retention Licence: the right to retain an area, subject to the Minister's agreement, over which feasibility studies have been completed but market conditions are unfavourable to …اقرأ أكثر
Independent Competent Persons Report Of ... - Caledonia …
new large, medium and small scale mines to exploit metallic, gemstones, energy and industrial minerals. Privatisation of many state owned companies and especially the copper mining industry, formerly managed under the parastatal umbrella, Zambia Consolidated Copper Mines Ltd. (ZCCM), is a clear demonstration of this intent.اقرأ أكثر
REPUBLIC OF ZAMBIA - National Assembly of Zambia
22. Cancellation of retention licence Large-Scale Mining Licences 23. Rights conferred by large-scale mining licence 24. Application for large-scale mining licence 25. Grant of large-scale mining licence 26. Renewal of large-scale mining licence 27. Obligations of holder of large scale mining licence 28. Suspension of productionاقرأ أكثر
Large Scale Mining Vs Small Scale Mining
Large scale mining is usually undertaken by big companies using many employees and a huge labor force. The company mines at large sites and continues the operations until the mineral or metal is completely excavated. One classic example of a large scale mine, that one readily remembers, is the Serra Pelada mine in Brazil which yielded 29,000 ...اقرأ أكثر
Copper mine threatens Zambezi national park - Oxpeckers
Environmental impact assessment. After exploration confirmed copper deposits in the Kangaluwi area, the Ministry of Mines and Mineral Development awarded the company a mining licence on March 16 2012 – on condition that it submitted an environmental impact assessment (EIA) to the Zambia Environmental Management Agency (ZEMA).اقرأ أكثر
Large Scale ReGuide - Department of Energy
and energy security, large-scale renewable energy projects must be developed and constructed on Federal sites at a significant scale with significant private investment. For the purposes of this Guide, large-scale Federal renewable energy projects are defined as renewable energy facilities larger than 10 megawattsاقرأ أكثر
Katenge Resources Limited v Avarmma Mining Corporation ...
The matter dealt with an appeal against the decision of the High Court that ordered the cancellation of a mining licence and its return to the first respondent. The background to the case was that Minster of Mines had granted a large-scale mining licence to the local people within the Kasempa community who immediately took possession of the mine.اقرأ أكثر
Mining Firms Flock to Zambia, Govt Grants over a 1000 Licences
The Zambian Government has granted more than 1,000 mining licences for small and large scale operations in response to the surge in mining and exploration activities. Mines and Minerals development ministry director of mines Billy Chewe said his ministry had issued out more than 1,000 licenses since last year to spur development in the mining ...اقرأ أكثر
A guide to mining taxation in Zambia - Africa Portal
Small-scale mining – this guide covers large-scale mining operations,1 not small-scale ... 1 "Large -scale"is defined as those mines that currently operate or would operate using a Large Scale Mining Licence in Zambia. 8 ... A second characteristic is that minerals are non-renewable: once extracted they can never beاقرأ أكثر
Ministry of Mines and Mineral Development » Issuance of ...
Large Scale Mining License ... and plan for cutting, polishing and faceting gemstones in Zambia during renewal period – Any other document as the Director of Mining Cadastre may request: ... Duration: 3. Small Scale Mining License ...اقرأ أكثر