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South Africa: Mineral and Petroleum Resources Royalty Act

South Africa: Mineral and Petroleum Resources Royalty Act of 2008 to Be Implemented (Feb. 19, 2010) It was reported on February 18, 2010, that the 2008 Mineral and Petroleum Resources Royalty Act of South Africa, is to take effect on March 1 of this year.

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South Africa Yearbook 2015/16 Mineral Resources

South Africa Yearbook 2015/16 318 The Department of Mineral Resources (DMR) assumes the custodianship of all mineral resources in South Africa on behalf of its citizens. To this end, the DMR promotes and regulates the minerals and mining sector

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Legislation: a Minerals and Mining Policy, October 98

(iii) Development in South Africa requires the optimum and environmentally sustainable use of all the natural resources of the country. There must be a balance between cost-effective and competitive mining and the protection of the environment. Under the Minerals Act, prospecting and mining operations may not be conducted without an

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4th Edition

1.1 What regulates mining law? South African Mining Law is regulated by the Mineral and Petroleum Resources Development Act, 28 of 2002 ("MPRDA") which is the predominant piece of legislation dealing with acquisitions or rights to conduct reconnaissance, prospecting and mining. The MPRDA became effective on 1 May 2004 and

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The South African legislative framework for mine closure

The Minerals Act, 1991 (Act 50 of 1991) provides statutory requirements enforcing environmental protection, the management of environmental impacts and the rehabilitation of the affected environment of prospecting and mining in South Africa. Other legislation such as the National Environmental Management Act, 1998, the National Water Act, 1998

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Foreign Mining Investment Law

This work analyzes and compares the legal framework for foreign investments in the mining sector in Australia, South Africa and Colombia. The admission of foreign investments, corporate structure requirements, ownership of minerals and mineral rights, mining licenses, land access, performance

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Mineral and Petroleum Resources Royalty

Jun 18, 2019To bring South Africa in line with prevailing international norms, the Department of Minerals and Energy promulgated the Mineral and Petroleum Resources Development Act, 2002 (MPRDA) in terms of which these resources are recognised as the common heritage of all the people of South Africa with the State as custodian thereof for the benefit of

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SA's key economic sectors

Mining and minerals. South Africa is world-renowned for its mining sector, with an abundance of mineral resources, accounting for a significant proportion of world production and reserves with an estimated worth of R20.3 trillion (US$2.5 trillion). The country is estimated to have the world's fifth largest mining sector in terms of gross

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MINING AND MINERALS

Jun 21, 2017The Reviewed Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment Charter for the South African Mining and Minerals Industry ("Mining Charter 3") came into force on 15 June 2017 and imposes huge financial, regulatory and compliance obligations on an already fragile South African mining industry. 2 | MINING AND MINERALS ALERT 21 June 2017

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Corporate income taxes, mining royalties and other mining

South Africa 41 Tanzania 43 Ukraine 45 United Kingdom 46 United States 47 established by the Mining Investment Law. Australia enacted the Mineral Resource Rent Tax effective beginning on 1 July, 2012. The Australian Minerals Resource PwC Corporate income taxes, mining royalties and other mining taxes—2012 update 5 Indonesia has tax

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Mining: Government Publications: Policy Documents/Acts

Mining: Government Publications: Policy Documents/Acts. Here you will find the documents on how law is made in South Africa. Starting from the Green Papers for Agriculture to the Acts. Green Paper A: a minerals and mining policy for South Africa 12 1997. Minerals and Mining Policy for South Africa 1998. more

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MqaSETA

The Mining Qualifications Authority of South Africa MqaSETA The Mining Qualifications Authority ( MQA ) of South Africa was established by law in terms of the Mine, Health and Safety Act in 1996. It is now the registered SETA for the mining and minerals sector in terms of the Skills Development Act passed two years later, in 1998.

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THE SOUTH AFRICAN LEGISLATIVE FRAME ViORK FOR MINE

Mining does in general have a substantial impact on the environment, and has unfortunately left South Africa with an enormous economic, social and environmental legacy. Prior to the enactment of the Minerals Act, 1991 (Act 50 of 1991), mining companies used irresponsible

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Mineral and Petroleum Resources Development

Acts Online provides legislation, including amendments and Regulations, in an intuitive, online format. We are the leading resource for freely available Legislation in South Africa and are used daily by thousands of professionals and industry leaders. With Acts you are guaranteed the latest and most up to date resource for your legislative needs.

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South Africa's Land Restitution Challenge: Mining

See Agri South Africa v Minister for Minerals and Energy 2013 (4) SA 1 (CC) at 2 para. 1 ("To address th[ese] gross economic inequality[ies], legislative measures were taken to facilitate equitable access to opportunities in the mining industry"). 4. See Bernadette Atuahene, South Africa's Land Reform Crisis: Eliminating the Leg-

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Minerals and Africa's Development

2. Africa's minerals: history and search for direction 9 Evolution of African mining 11 Mining on the eve of the colonial period 11!e colonial creation of export mining 12!e role of the colonial state in African mining 13 Aer the Second World War 13!e early post-colonial decades 14 A more liberal space for foreign investment 15

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ECOWAS to introduce Mining and Minerals Act

May 30, 2019E COWAS is to introduce an ECOWAS Model Mining and Mineral Act that would cut across ECOWAS regions with mineral resources.. The move is to provide the general framework for the harmonisation of mining in the sub-region to ensure that all ECOWAS states derive optimal benefit from mineral resources.

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Mineral and Petroleum Resources Development

''(1)Aprospecting right, mining right, exploration right or production right granted in terms of this Act and registered in terms of the Mining Titles RegistrationAct, 1967, (Act No. 16 of 1967), is a limited real right in respect of the mineral or petroleum and the land to which such right relates.''; and

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ECOWAS to introduce Mining and Minerals Act

The Act will also address all policies, legal and institutional gaps in mining in the region. The Minister for Lands and Natural Resources, Mr. Kwaku Asomah Cheremeh, stated this at the 4th ECOWAS meeting on ECOWAS model mining and minerals Act on Wednesday in Accra.

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Mineral and Petroleum Resources Development Act No. 28 of

The Minister of Mineral Resources introduced the Mineral and Petroleum Resources Development Bill [Bill 15-2013] in the National Assembly in June 2013. It is a proposed section 75 bill, and the explanatory summary of the Bill was published in Government Gazette No. 36523 of 31 May 2013.

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MINERAL AND PETROLEUM RESOURCES DEVELOPMENT

MINERAL AND PETROLEUM RESOURCES DEVELOPMENT ACT 28 OF 2002 (Gazette No. 23922, Notice No. 1273 dated 10 October 2002. Monthly returns with respect to mining or processing of minerals 16. Application for retention permit the Act means the Mineral and Petroleum Resources Development Act, 2002 (Act No. 28 of 2002).

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Mining and Energy Law Trust Workshop. The South African Research Chair: Mineral Law in Africa is proud to present its December newsletter. CLICK TO VIEW. LLM in the Law of Mineral and Petroleum Extraction and Use. The DST/NRF SARChI Research Chair: Mineral Law in Africa is excited to introduce our LLM programme through our new video.

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Hluma Minerals

hluma minerals. Is a South African based mining,minerals processing and commodity trading company. Our head offices are in the Gauteng Province in on,South Africa we mine process and trade the following comodities chrome,copper manganese,iron and gold a dedicated seasoned mining and engineering team of mostly young and previously disadvantaged professionals that see the day to

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Incorporating BEE into the new mineral law framework for

Incorporating BEE into the new mineral law framework for the South African mining industry by S.V. Rungan*, F.T. Cawood*, R.C.A. Minnitt* Synopsis Since 1994, South Africa has been the subject of international attention, especially in regard to its transformation initiatives, which aim to redress the post-apartheid imbalances. Mining, as a

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Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr

Mining and mineral law in South Africa is both legally and administratively complex. Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr has an enduring and in-depth association with the mining industry and its MA team has developed considerable experience and expertise in all facets of this field.

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An Overview Of The Nigerian Minerals And Mining Act 2007

Mar 17, 2010The Nigerian Minerals and Mining Act 2007 (the Act) was passed into law on March 16, 2007 to repeal the Minerals and Mining Act, No. 34 of 1999 for the purposes of regulating the exploration and exploitation of solid materials in Nigeria. Nigeria Energy and Natural Resources Odujinrin Adefulu 17 Mar 2010

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South Africa : Amendments To Mineral Legislation 2013

Nov 21, 2013This document summarises the changes to mineral legislation which have occurred since the beginning of 2013, which will have an impact on mining related operations. South Africa Energy and Natural Resources Cox Yeats 21 Nov 2013

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Mining and minerals in South Africa

1. What was the position in South Africa with regards to minerals before the Mineral and Petroleum Resources Development Act No 28 of 2002 (MPRDA) came into effect? Before the MPRDA was promulgated, the Mineral Act regulated all legislation relating to the mining industry since 1991.

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Section 11 of the MPRDA: transfers of shares and transfers

Oct 19, 2012Title Slide of Section 11 of the MPRDA: transfers of shares and transfers of prospecting and mining rights: Gareth Driver, director. The Mineral and Petroleum Resources Royalty Act, 28 of 2008 and the Mineral a Werksmans Attorneys. Collusive tendering

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Mining and tax in South Africa: Costs and benefits

culminated in the release of a White Paper – A Minerals and Mining Policy for South Africa – in October 1998. The White Paper set the basis for the principal mining legislation, the Mineral and Petroleum Resources Development Act (MPRDA), which recognized state rather than private

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