A small-scale mining licence may only be granted to a citizen of Ghana who is at least 18 years old, and is registered by the office of the Minerals Commission in an area designated as a small-scale mining ,...

Small scale mining 81 Application of this Part 82 Licence for small scale mining , 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 purpos DATE OF ASSENT 22nd March, 2006...

a review of small scale mining laws in ghana Ghana did not have laws regulating small scale mining until the promulgation of the Small-Scale Mining Act, 1989, also referred to as PNDCL 218...

In Ghana, the regulation of artisanal gold mining is set forth in the Small-Scale Gold Mining Law, 1989 PNDCL 218 The Precious Minerals Marketing Corporation Law, 1989 PNDCL 219 , set up the Precious Minerals Marketing Corporation PMMC to promote the development of small-scale gold and diamond mining in Ghana and to purchase the output of such mining, either directly or through ,...

Ghana is Africa s largest gold producer, producing 805 t in 2008 Ghana is also a major producer of bauxite, manganese and diamonds Ghana has 23 large-scale mining companies producing gold, diamonds, bauxite and manganese, and, there are also over 300 registered small scale mining groups and 90 mine support service compani...