MERN- Exploration rights






New Legislative and Regulatory Provisions

Exploration Rights

Extraction Rights

Exploration and Land Reserved to the State

Mining activity and other land uses

Directives and Notices

Conversion, Replacement and Amalgamation

Mining title management system (Gestim)



Mining Taxation





E-Sigeom

GESTIM

Mining Duties Return



Land reserved to the State for public development purposes



 

Under the Mining Act, 5% of every area covered by a mining lease, mining concession or lease to mine surface mineral substances and situated on lands in the domain of the State is reserved to the State.


Boundaries of land reserved to the State for public development purposes

The boundaries of land reserved to the State for public development purposes are not shown on the map of mining titles. The Department notifies the mining right holder of the location of the portion of land reserved to the State, where it is required for public development purposes.

Impacts of land reserved to the State for public development purposes

  • Mining operations are prohibited on land reserved to the State, unless authorization is obtained from the Department.