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(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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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 & Mining Policy of Ghana 2.0 Overview of Ghana's Minerals and Mining Sector Ghana is well endowed with substantial mineral resources, the major ones being gold, diamonds, manganese and bauxite. Gold is the predominant mineral produced in the country accounting for over 90% of all mineral revenues annually over the past two decades.

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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 right of the Government of pre-emption. A Chief Inspector of Mines shall be appointed under section 9. Functions of this officer are outlined in section 10.

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OF GHANA ENTITLED THE MINERALS AND KfTsTING ACT, 2006 ANACT 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 ofPninerals and cadastral system Minerals property of Republic 1.

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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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(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

Ghana Minerals and Mining Act 2006 (Act No. 703 of 2006).

Mar 31, 2006 Revises and consolidates the law on mines and minerals. Provides that all mineral resources are the property of the nation of Ghana. Regulates licencing and exploitation of mineral resources. Repeals the following laws: Minerals and Mining Law 1986 (PNDCL 153) Minerals and Mining (Amendment) Act 1994 (Act 475) Administration of Lands

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Oct 09, 2020 Ghana: Mining Laws and Regulations 2021. The Minerals and Mining Act, 2006 (Act 703) (as amended by the Minerals and Mining (Amendment) Act, 2015 (Act 900) and the Minerals Commission Act, 1993 (Act 450) are the principal enactments setting out the framework of mining law. They express the basic position that minerals in their natural state

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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

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 right of the Government of pre-emption. A Chief Inspector of Mines shall be appointed under section 9. Functions of this officer are outlined in section 10.

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(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

Ghana Minerals and Mining Act 2006 (Act No. 703 of 2006).

Mar 31, 2006 Revises and consolidates the law on mines and minerals. Provides that all mineral resources are the property of the nation of Ghana. Regulates licencing and exploitation of mineral resources. Repeals the following laws: Minerals and Mining Law 1986 (PNDCL 153) Minerals and Mining (Amendment) Act 1994 (Act 475) Administration of Lands

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MINEIPAS AND MINING LXW, 1986 16, (I) Subject to the prtlvisinns of this Law.a mineral right shall Tern af a be granted by athe Secretary on such terms and conditions as the 7;;: Secretary may on the advice of the Minerals Commission determine, (2) Without prejodica to subscciion b) of this section mineral right shall specify the shape, orientation and dimms~on,

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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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and selling of minerals, restricts mining under 100 yards from a public space and withholds compensation to workers injured due to their “own misconduct”. The Minerals Act (Act 126), 1962 The Minerals Act of the newly independent Ghana reaffirmed national control of mineral resources (Article 1) and detailed proper use (Article 2).

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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 (EXPLOSIVES) REGULATIONS, 2012 IN EXERCISE of the powers conferred on the Minister responsible for Mines by section 110 of the Minerals and Mining Act, (Act 703), 2006, these Regulations are made this day 20th of March, 2012. Application and general administration Regulation 1—Application (1) These Regulations apply to

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Jun 29, 2020 Under the principal Act, the Minerals and Mining Act, 2006 (Act 703), every mineral in its natural state in, under or upon any land in Ghana, rivers, streams, water-courses throughout the country, the exclusive economic zone or any area covered by the territorial sea or continental shelf is the property of the Republic of Ghana.

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The Minerals and Mining Law of 1986 (PNDCL 153), as amended by the Minerals and Mining (Amendment) Act of 1994 (Act 475) and the minerals and mining bill of 2005 (law No. 703), regulates mining in Ghana.Under the Minerals and Mining Law, mining companies must pay royalties; companies may also pay corporate taxes at standard rates. Companies are exempt from custom

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Mineral exploitation contributes significantly to economic growth and development in most world economies. In Africa, Ghana is the second largest gold producer, contributing to about 5.7% of the country’s GDP. The mining sector in Ghana consists of both small-scale and large-scale mining, each of which has varying environmental impacts.

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for a mining lease for one or more of the minerals covered by the licence. As long as a licence holder has complied with Ghana’s Minerals and Mining Act, the mining lease should be granted. The term of the lease will be for a maximum of 30 years the first time around, renewable for a further 30 years.

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in 1984 and the promulgation of the Minerals and Mining Code in 1986 to the promulgation of the Small-Scale Mining Law in 1989 and the establishment of the Environmental Protection Agency in 1994. The historical importance of mining in the economic development of Ghana is

Ghana Minerals and Mining Act 2006 (Act No. 703 of 2006).

Mar 31, 2006 Revises and consolidates the law on mines and minerals. Provides that all mineral resources are the property of the nation of Ghana. Regulates licencing and exploitation of mineral resources. Repeals the following laws: Minerals and Mining Law 1986 (PNDCL 153) Minerals and Mining (Amendment) Act 1994 (Act 475) Administration of Lands

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MINEIPAS AND MINING LXW, 1986 16, (I) Subject to the prtlvisinns of this Law.a mineral right shall Tern af a be granted by athe Secretary on such terms and conditions as the 7;;: Secretary may on the advice of the Minerals Commission determine, (2) Without prejodica to subscciion b) of this section mineral right shall specify the shape, orientation and dimms~on,

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and selling of minerals, restricts mining under 100 yards from a public space and withholds compensation to workers injured due to their “own misconduct”. The Minerals Act (Act 126), 1962 The Minerals Act of the newly independent Ghana reaffirmed national control of mineral resources (Article 1) and detailed proper use (Article 2).

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Aug 20, 2019 The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has disclosed to the Chairperson and Members of the Council of State that, on Monday, 19th August, 2019, he gave his assent to Minerals and Mining (Amendment) Act, 2019. The Act has amended the Minerals and Mining Act, 2006 (Act 703), and has increased the penalties for a person who

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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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Mineral exploitation contributes significantly to economic growth and development in most world economies. In Africa, Ghana is the second largest gold producer, contributing to about 5.7% of the country’s GDP. The mining sector in Ghana consists of both small-scale and large-scale mining, each of which has varying environmental impacts.

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for a mining lease for one or more of the minerals covered by the licence. As long as a licence holder has complied with Ghana’s Minerals and Mining Act, the mining lease should be granted. The term of the lease will be for a maximum of 30 years the first time around, renewable for a further 30 years.

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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)

Small scale miners welcome new mining law

Aug 22, 2019 The amended Minerals and Mining Act, 2015 (Act 900) and the Minerals Commission Act, 1993 (Act 450) will see persons culpable for illegal mining in Ghana

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1 Legal Framework The Fiscal Regimes that regulate the sector in Ghana are: •The Minerals and Mining Act, 2006 (Act 703) as amended •The Internal Revenue Service Act,2000 (Act 592) as amended •The Internal Revenue Regulation, 2001 (L. I. 1675) •The Value Added Tax Act, 1998 (Act546) as

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 Ghana.

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Nov 05, 2015 Parliament has passed the Minerals and Mining Law, 2014. The object of the law is to amend the Minerals and Mining Act, 2006 . The amendments are two-fold, first to

Ghana: Memorandum on the Minerals and Mining Bill 2005

Jun 13, 2005 Clause 3 (all lands in Ghana are available for the grant of mineral rights unless already subject to a mineral right or expressly excluded by law or executive instrument) ignores the serious concerns that many communities and organizations have expressed over the use of particular lands for mining for example in the Tarkwa area.