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Mining Law in South Africa | Mining Legislation | Mining ...

Sibanye is an independent, South African domiciled mining group, which currently owns and operates gold and uranium operations and projects throughout the …

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The Department of Mineral Resources (DMR)

2016-2-19 · The South African mining and minerals industry has played a key role in the country''s economic development, which has transformed South ... Chapter XVI of the Mining Rights Act, (Act 20 of 1967) in the form of the Precious Metals Act, 2005 (Act 37 of 2005)

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Mining and your Community: Know your Environmental …

2014-3-24 · South Africa. • The Mineral and Petroleum Resources Development Act, 2002 (the MPRDA). The MPRDA sets out the process a mining company must follow to get a licence or permit to mine. The MPRDA is administered by the Department of Mineral Resources. • The National Water Act, 1998 (the NWA) also has a role to play in regulating mining.

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Mining-relevant legislation

A network of legislation exists in South Africa that is geared towards sustainable development and the conservation and management of our country''s rich biodiversity. Part of this fabric is the Mineral and Petroleum Resources Development Act (No. 28 of 2002) (MPRDA), which is the main piece of legislation governing all stages of the mining ...

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South African mineral law: A historical overview of the ...

2016-4-28 · the South African mineral law dispensation will be stated, where after the country''s mining laws will be analysed with the sole aim of determining the 2 It is acknowledged in the Preamble of the MPRDA that: "… South Africa''s mineral and petroleum resources belong to the nation and that the State is the custodian thereof; …"

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AFRICAN MINING LEGISLATION ATLAS

The African Legal Support Facility in partnership with the University of Kigali host the 2018 African Mining Legislation. Information in this screening tool is provided for informational purposes only and does not constitute legal advice or service. The African Arbitration Association makes no warranties or representations, express or implied ...

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Policy Documents/Acts

2021-10-8 · Trading on Mining Ground Amendment Act 35 1907. Mining Titles Registration Act 29 1908. Precious Stones Amendment Act 31 1908. Precious and Base Metals Act 35 1908. Mines, Works, Machinery and Certificates Act 32 1909. South African School of Mines and Technical Incorporation Act 4 1910. Mines, Works, Machinery and Certificates Amendment Act 8 1910

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Mining Law in South Africa | Laws regulating Mining Law

2018-4-20 · Dale, South African Mineral and Petroleum Law, par 92.2.1. Anglo Operations Ltd v Sandhurst Estates (Pty) Ltd 2007 (2) SA 363 (SCA) at par 16. Section 3 of the MPRDA. Franklin and Kaplan, The Mining and Mineral Laws of South Africa, 79. For example, a right to prospect under the Minerals Act provided that: If the owner of land not held under ...

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Mining Law 2022 | Laws and Regulations | South Africa | ICLG

4th Edition - Werksmans

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Mining rights and title in South Africa

2019-7-4 · 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 …

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legislation list of acts

2015-8-1 · Geomatics Profession Act - Act 19 of 2013 (1 Aug 2015) 45 Pages : South African Geomatics Council - Code of Conduct (added 29 January 2018) 9 Pages : Draft Regulations - Geomatics Profession Act 19 of 2013 (added 29 January 2018) 10 pages: 2 : Land Survey Act 8 of 1997: 32 pages: 3 : Deeds Registries Act 47 of 1937: 74 pages: 4: 20180919

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v115n8a8 Mine Occupational Safety and Health Leading ...

2015-9-18 · that act to advance it or it hold back. Background Health and safety in the South African mining sector is governed by the Mine Health and Safety Act (MHSA). The MHSA reflects an outcomes approach to regulation, based on risk assessment and risk management. It provides for extensive dialogue and consul-tation between the Mine Health and Safety

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South Africa

1996-5-30 · Mine Health and Safety Act (No. 29 of 1996). Government Gazette, 1996-06-14, Vol. 372, No. 17242, 112 p. Government Gazette, 1996-06-14, Vol. 372, No. 17242, 112 p. Chapter 2 sets forth mine owners'' duties, including the obligation to establish a safety policy and to provide health and safety training. Managers shall also establish a system of ...

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Health and safety

2022-1-5 · Health and safety. The South African mining industry is committed to the principle of zero harm with the goal that every mineworker should return home unharmed every day. The Minerals Council, in conjunction with mining companies, aims to achieve world-class safety performance by working in close collaboration with tripartite partners in ...

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4th Edition

2018-12-12 · 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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Illegal mining

2022-1-3 · Illegal mining is on the rise in South Africa and presents challenges that need to be addressed from a range of perspectives. It takes place at abandoned mines and at operating mines with illegal miners often operating under dangerous conditions. The growth in illegal mining, could be attributed to the combination of a difficult socio-economic ...

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An Analysis of the Legislative Framework concerning ...

2021-11-23 · 6 The Department of Mineral Resources regulates all mining activities in South Africa. It derives its constitutional mandate from section 24 of the Constitution of South Africa, 1996. The principal Acts driving the work of the Department are the Mineral and Petroleum Development Act 28 of 2002 and the Mine Health and Safety Act 29 of 1996.

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South Africa: Proposed mining tax incentives deferred ...

2020-10-15 · Mining tax incentives, proposed changes deferred. An amendment proposed to sections 15 and 36 of the Income Tax Act No. 52 of 1968 by the Draft Taxation Laws Amendment Bill (31 July 2020) has been deferred. The amendment, as proposed, would have had unintended income tax and royalty tax consequences. National Treasury on 13 October 2020 ...

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Mining duties, royalties and taxes in South Africa

2019-7-4 · The Mineral and Petroleum Resources Royalty Act 28 of 2008 (Royalty Act) sets out the revenue-based royalties payable on mineral resources that are extracted within South Africa and ''transferred''.

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HEALTH AND SAFETY ON SOUTH AFRICAN MINES

2019-9-11 · The South African mining sector has put in place a goal of Zero Harm by 2020; this implies that by 2020 there should be a significant and sustained improvement in the health and safety of all mineworkers, including no further fatalities. The ongoing Mine Health and Safety Project aims to support the South African mining industry

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South Africa Mining & Environmental Law & Regulations ...

South Africa''s legal risk profile has been in decline for over a decade, as constant discussions of legal reforms, issuance of potentially damaging and detrimental draft amendments and the long targeting of the mining sector as a vehicle to address historical racial discrimination, have collectively combined to cast a dark shadow over the industry, destroying investment …

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MINING TITLES REGISTRATION ACT NO. 16 OF 1967

2020-4-21 · This Act has been updated to Government Gazette 26264 dated 23 April, 2004. as amended by Mining Titles Registration Act, No. 60 of 1980 Mining Titles Registration Amendment Act, No. 14 of 1991 Transfer of Powers and Duties of the State President Act, No. 51 of 1991 [with effect from 29 April, 1991] Minerals Act, No. 50 of 1991

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[SAPL4][a20y1967]MINING RIGHTS ACT 20 OF …

2021-2-5 · Mining Rights Amendment Act 73 of 1988 Mining Rights Amendment Act 12 of 1991 Minerals Act 50 of 1991 ACT To regulate prospecting and mining for precious metals, base minerals and natural oil in the Republic, and to provide for matters incidental thereto. [a20y1967s1]1 Definitions In this Act, unless the context otherwise indicates- ''precious ...

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Mining Titles Registration Act 16 of 1967 | South African ...

2022-1-1 · Size. act-16-1967.pdf. 5.97 MB. 16 of 1967. The Mining Titles Registration Act 16 of 1967 intends: to regulate the registration of mining titles, other rights connected with prospecting and mining, stand titles and certain other deeds and documents, and. to provide for matters incidental thereto.

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Mining & Mineral Law | LexisNexis SA

2021-12-7 · Mine Health and Safety Act 29 of 1996 and Regulations is a subscription based product including both the printed loose-leaf and LexisMobile publications. Updates for 12 months (print and mobile) are included in ... South African Mineral and Petroleum Law is a subscription product. Print includes a mobile version and updates for 12 months (print ...

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2297. Mining and prospecting

2018-2-2 · Non-tax resident shareholders selling their shares (whether directly or indirectly through intermediary companies) in South African mining companies or prospecting companies may be subject to South African CGT and if so, the purchaser is obliged to withhold 7.5% of the purchase price as an advance payment of such CGT and pay it over to SARS.

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Mine Health and Safety Act: Guidance note on …

2020-1-17 · MINE HEALTH AND SAFETY ACT, 1996 (ACT NO 29 OF 1996) GUIDANCE NOTE ON STRENGTHENING THE HCT (HIV COUNSELLING AND TESTING) UPTAKE IN THE SOUTH AFRICAN MINING INDUSTRY I, DAVID MSIZA, Chief Inspector of Mines, under section 49(6) of the Mine Health and Safety Act, 1996 (Act No. 29 of 1996) and after consultation with …

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1911. Mines & Works Act No 12

Pre-Transition (1902-1989) - Racial Legislation 1806-1947. 1911. Mines & Works Act No 12. This act (with/without/or its amendments) is sometimes referred to as the COLOUR BAR or the COLOUR BAR ACT (see, for instance, Davenport 1987; and Crush et al. 1991: 7). The term colour bar, however, usually "refers to a group of labor practices, informal ...

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Mining Law 2022 | Laws and Regulations | South Africa | ICLG

2021-9-13 · South African mining law is regulated by the Mineral and Petroleum Resources Development Act, 2002 (MPRDA). The MPRDA should be read together with the National Environmental Management Act, 1998 ( NEMA ), which is the primary statute regulating the environmental aspects associated with mining.

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STRATEGIC PLAN 2020–2025

2020-6-19 · Figure 19: Contribution of mining to the South African economy 42 Figure 20: Growth in mining output by sub-sector in 2019 43 Figure 21: South Africa''s share of African exploration budgets 2000–2017 43 Figure 22: Junior miner licences'' in South Africa (2017) 44 Figure 23: Mining industry health and safety performance 44

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Mining Health and Safety in South Africa | The African ...

Mining health and safety in South Africa is governed by Act 29 of the 1996 Mine Health and Safety Act. The base premise of the act is: • To ensure owner responsibility for health and safety through creation of codes of practise, training, identifying potentially hazardous factors, investigating said factors, employing hygienists for the ...

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