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Apply for a mining right South African Government

About applying for a mining right. You need permission from the Department of Mineral Resources and Energy to mine minerals within a certain area. This is granted by way of a mining right. A mining right may not exceed a period of 30 years. A mining right is granted if: the mineral can be mined optimally. you have the funds and expertise to

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Mining rights and title in South Africa Lexology

Jul 04, 2019 An overview of legal and practical considerations surrounding mining rights and title in South Africa, including the extent of state control, renewal and transfer of licences, and protection of

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Nationalisation of mineral rights in South Africa

Nationalisation of mineral rights in South Africa 127 minerals. The right granted to the third person could apply in general or only in respect of a particular category of minerals. It was not uncommon in South Africa for landowners to separate their ownership of the land from mineral rights, for example by retaining the mineral rights relating

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Minerals and Mining Policy of South Africa: Green Paper

access to mineral rights the present South African mineral rights ownership system is seen by many as a major blockage in the development of small-scale mining. access to finance financiers are seldom willing to participate in small-scale mining ventures which often provide limited security and

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Mining Law 2021 Laws and Regulations South Africa ICLG

Oct 09, 2020 South Africa: Mining Laws and Regulations 2021. ICLG Mining Laws and Regulations South Africa covers common issues in mining laws and regulations including the acquisition of rights, ownership requirements and restrictions, processing, transfer and encumbrance, environmental aspects, native title and land rights in 15 jurisdictions.

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The South African mineral and petroleum resources royalty

Sep 01, 2010 The main purpose of the Royalty Act is to collect royalties from South African mines holding mining rights granted in terms of the Mineral and Petroleum Resources Development Act (MPRDA, 2002). The intention is to compensate the State for its custodianship over South Africa’s non-renewable mineral resources when these are mined and sold by

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Operating Mines Department of Mineral Resources

OPERATING MINES. This directory is an update of previous editions, and lists operating mines and quarries, agents and mineral processing plants in the Republic of South Africa. The mines are grouped according to main commodity produced. Names of mines, their owners, postal addresses, telephone and fax numbers, commodities mined, operational

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Department of Mineral Resources Last day for Mining

South Africa is open for business and the country has vast mineral resources and government is committed to support investors and grow junior miners to be at a level of big mining companies. The partnership between the two department brought over 50 Junior miners in response to the launch of the Junior Miners Program in 2017.

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SOUTH AFRICA MINING AND PETROLEUM ROYALTIES THE

1 The Mineral and Petroleum Resources Royalty Act 28 of 2008 (the “Royalty Act”) regulates the imposition and calculation of mining royalties. Mining royalties are deductible for income tax purposes. Basic Structure of Royalty Regime In South Africa the liability to pay mining royalties arises when mineral resources which have

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Mining Law in South Africa Laws regulating Mining Law

Mining Law in South Africa. In this Article we have discussed the relevant legislation regulating mining law in South Africa, as well as the rights acquired

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Mineral resources and energy South African Government

The Department of Mineral Resources and Energy (DMRE) is mandated to ensure the transparent and efficient regulation of South Africa’s mineral resources and industry, and the secure and sustainable provision of energy in support of socioeconomic development. A number of acts regulate the mining, minerals and energy sectors.

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Nationalisation of mineral rights in South Africa

Nationalisation of mineral rights in South Africa 127 minerals. The right granted to the third person could apply in general or only in respect of a particular category of minerals. It was not uncommon in South Africa for landowners to separate their ownership of the land from mineral rights, for example by retaining the mineral rights relating

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South African mineral law: A historical overview of the

South African mineral law a historical overview extent of the reservation of rights and entitlements to minerals through the decades. Common law foundation of South African mineral law South African mineral law has always been based on the Roman and Roman-Dutch law premise that the landowner is also the owner of the minerals

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Department of Mineral Resources Last day for Mining

South Africa is open for business and the country has vast mineral resources and government is committed to support investors and grow junior miners to be at a level of big mining companies. The partnership between the two department brought over 50 Junior miners in response to the launch of the Junior Miners Program in 2017.

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Mining Law in South Africa Laws regulating Mining Law

Mining Law in South Africa. In this Article we have discussed the relevant legislation regulating mining law in South Africa, as well as the rights acquired

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A history of mining in South Africa (ZA)

A history of mining in South Africa. MMining in South Africa has been a contentious issue since 15-year-old Erasmus Stephanus Jacobs discovered South Africa’s first diamond, the Eureka, in Hopetown in 1867. It kickstarted what historians call the Mineral Revolution, which made few European opportunists wealthy beyond measure, and saw hundreds

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Mining United Nations

Historically, South Africa has been a leading global supplier of minerals and mineral products, and it retains an important role in mining and minerals demonstrated by 55 minerals being produced from some 1113 mines in 2005.

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A historical perspective on the economics of the ownership

future sculpturing of South Africa’s policy regarding mineral rights can take place. One cannot plan for the future without considering the past! * Department of Engineering, Technikon SA, Private Bag X6, Florida 1710, South Africa. † Department of Mining Engineering, University of the Witwatersrand, Private Bag 3, Wits 2050, South Africa.

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WOMEN IN MINING IN SOUTH AFRICA

Women in the South African mining industry face a range of challenges some (Safety and Health in Mines, 1995), which covers the rights of all workers. In the view of the ILO, “Contrary to the old approach based on the outright Department of Mineral Resources. MINERALS COUNCIL SOUTH AFRICA WOMEN IN MININ Page 3 THE CHALLENGES

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Mining industry of South Africa

In July 2018, Mineral Council of South Africa announced, 75% of mines in South Africa are now unprofitable due to decline in gold reserves. [citation needed] Among the nation's gold mines are two of the deepest mines in the world. The East Rand Mine, in Boksburg, extends to a

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SOUTH AFRICA MINING AND PETROLEUM ROYALTIES

1 The Mineral and Petroleum Resources Royalty Act 28 of 2008 (the “Royalty Act”) regulates the imposition and calculation of mining royalties. Mining royalties are deductible for income tax purposes. Basic Structure of Royalty Regime In South Africa the liability to pay mining royalties arises when mineral resources which have

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HEALTH AND SAFETY ON SOUTH AFRICAN MINES

vI EALT AND SAFET ON SOT AFRICAN MINES: A EST PRACTICE REPORT FOREWORD RENÉ ZARSKE COMPETENCE CENTRE FOR MINING & MINERAL RESOURCES SOUTHERN AFRICAN–GERMAN CHAMBER OF COMMERCE AND INDUSTRY S ixty-one that’s the number of workers who died in South African mines in 2018.

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South Africa Mining Production 1981-2021 Data 2022

Mining production in South Africa advanced 21.9 percent from a year earlier in May of 2021, following a revised record 117.4 percent rise in the prior month and below market expectations of a 32.8 percent growth. It was the third straight month of rising mining activity, reflecting the gradual recovery from the Covid-19 shock a year before. The largest positive contributors were PGMs (27

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South Africa Mining Fiscal Regime Report 2020: Governing

Jan 13, 2021 South Africa Mining Fiscal Regime Report 2020: Governing Bodies, Governing Laws, Mineral Licenses and Fees by State and Territory ResearchAndMarkets Read

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A new royalty for South African mineral resources

state ‘for the benefit of all the people of South Africa’ by applying the ‘use-it or lose-it or use-it and keep-it’ principle. Mineral rights in South Africa constitute rights in land and are therefore a protected property right in terms of the country’s Constitution2. Two main categories of mineral rights

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South African mineral law: A historical overview of the

South African mineral law a historical overview extent of the reservation of rights and entitlements to minerals through the decades. Common law foundation of South African mineral law South African mineral law has always been based on the Roman and Roman-Dutch law premise that the landowner is also the owner of the minerals

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New order mining rights four years into a new mining

Sep 30, 2008 IntroductionrnThe Mineral and Petroleum Resources Development Act, 2002 ((MPRDAA) came into force on 1 May 2004 and ushered in a new regime for the exploitation of mineral and petroleum resources in South Africa. In line with this new regime, all rights to minerals and petroleum resources issued under the MPRDA are suitably referred to as new order rightss. rnrn

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SOUTH AFRICA MINING AND PETROLEUM ROYALTIES

1 The Mineral and Petroleum Resources Royalty Act 28 of 2008 (the “Royalty Act”) regulates the imposition and calculation of mining royalties. Mining royalties are deductible for income tax purposes. Basic Structure of Royalty Regime In South Africa the liability to pay mining royalties arises when mineral resources which have

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Mining Law in South Africa Laws regulating Mining Law

Mining Law in South Africa. In this Article we have discussed the relevant legislation regulating mining law in South Africa, as well as the rights acquired

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The Mining Charter Western Cape Government

the Constitution of the Republic of South Africa, in inter alia section 9 on equality (and unfair discrimination) in the Bill of Rights; • The policy objective stated in the Mineral and Petroleum Resources Development Act to expand opportunities for historically disadvantaged persons to enter the mining and minerals industry or benefit from the

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“A legal analysis of the Mineral and Petroleum Resources

principal legislation governing mineral rights in South Africa was the Minerals Act, 19. which came in to effect in 1991. The MPRDA is amongst others to transform the mining and production industries in South African mineral resources. 20. 1.2 The problem stated. There is a general trend for mining companies not to contribute enough to the

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A history of mining in South Africa (ZA)

A history of mining in South Africa. MMining in South Africa has been a contentious issue since 15-year-old Erasmus Stephanus Jacobs discovered South Africa’s first diamond, the Eureka, in Hopetown in 1867. It kickstarted what historians call the Mineral Revolution, which made few European opportunists wealthy beyond measure, and saw hundreds

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THE LEGAL PITFALLS OF INVESTING IN MINING INDUSTRY IN

Jul 02, 2017 respectively,6 the South African Legislature played an active part in the development of Mining and Mineral law. The period before the Union of South Africa was characterised by the adoption of a plethora of legislation in the Cape Colony,7 Zuid-Afrikaansche Republiek ( or Transvaal Colony)8,Orange River Colony and Natal Colony. The English

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To Nationalize or Not? The Pros and Cons of South Africa

Nov 19, 2009 Nationalizing the mines could significantly decrease foreign investment in South Africa's mining industry, as investors would see their investments at risk with government ownership of the industry. These investments allow the mining industry to provide jobs and growth in the industry and wealth to South Africa, which is necessary to foster the

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A Code for the valuation of mineral properties and

South African and foreign mining companies investing in South Africa, and which fits into the global standards that have been developed, while at the same time catering for local needs. It is the purpose of this paper to describe the current situation in South Africa with regard to valuation of mineral properties, and to suggest a way forward.

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PROPERTY RIGHTS FROM ABOVE AND BELOW: MINING AND

the constitutionality of the MPRDA in the South African Constitutional Court. In 2013, in Agri South Africa v Minister of Minerals and Energy,the court rejected the argument that the MPRDA’s conversion of “old order” mineral rights into new statutory mining entitlements constituted an unconstitutional expropriationof property.

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Environmental Affairs Mineral Resources

Citation: Department of Environmental Affairs, Department of Mineral Resources, Chamber of Mines, South African Mining and Biodiversity Forum, and South African National Biodiversity Institute. 2013. Mining and Biodiversity Guideline: Mainstreaming biodiversity into the mining sector. Pretoria. 100 pages. ISBN: 978-0-621-41747-0

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Mining Tax Recommendations Deloitte South Africa

Despite the fact that the gold mining industry is reaching its sunset years, it remains a major contributor to employment in South Africa. In light of the recent labour unrest and the current high unemployment rate, the DTC recommends the retention of the gold mining formula for existing gold mines to avoid causing sudden further declines in

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