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Minerals And Mining (Health, Safety and Technical) Regulations, 2012 (L.I. 2182).

Country/Territory
Ghana
Document type
Regulation
Date
2012
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Environment gen., Mineral resources, Water
Keyword
Pollution control EIA Mining Exploration Minerals Authorization/permit Policy/planning Sustainable development Freshwater quality/freshwater pollution
Geographical area
Africa, Western Africa
Abstract

These Regulations, made under section 110 of the Mining Act, provide with respect to health and safety in (land) mining operations in Ghana. They also concern to a certain extent the protection of the environment and, in particular, prescribe technical and safety standards for mining operations and provide with respect to mining operation plans and mining operation permits. They defines functions of the Inspectorate Division, Inspectors and mine managers.

Full text
English

References - Legislation

Implements

Minerals and Mining Act, 2006 (Act 703).

Legislation | Ghana | 2006

Keyword: Pollution control, Expropriation, Basic legislation, Mining, Exploration, Minerals, EIA, Authorization/permit

Source: FAO, FAOLEX