Mining Law in Zambia

Mining regulation in Zambia

 · Under Zambia''s Income Tax Act, the corporate income tax rate applicable to companies carrying out mining operations is 30%. The variable profits tax of up to 15% no longer applies. However, there is a limit on the …

Mining in Mozambique and Zambia | Perspectives & Events

Mozambique: Under the Mining Law (Law No. 14/2002, of 26 June 2002), mining rights are to be issued on a first come, first served basis. A company which spots a mining opportunity in Mozambique should therefore act quickly. ... Mining companies in Zambia until now have benefitted from a generous capital allowance. This is a form of tax ...

(PDF) MINING AND THE ZAMBIAN ECONOMY

PDF | On Sep 22, 2012, John C. Anyanwu published MINING AND THE ZAMBIAN ECONOMY | Find, read and cite all the research you need on ResearchGate

Working and Living Conditions of Workers in the Mining Sector in Zambia …

Mining activities are regulated by the Mines and Minerals Act, Chapter 213 of the Laws of Zambia. Matters of occupational health and safety matters are regulated largely under the Factories Act, and the Occupational Health and Safety Act No. 36 0f 2010. 3 Working Conditions and Impacts. 3.1 Miners'' wages versus living wages in Zambia

MINING LEGISLATION AND CITIZENS'' EMPOWERMENT IN ZAMBIA …

 · Zambia''s mining law regime has not been constant as can be seen from amendments and repeals of the law since the country attained independence in 1964. The quest for a law that will stand a test ...

Zambia | ASM

Zambia Mines and Minerals Development Act, 2008. ASM Associations or Cooperatives. I. AZWIM: Association for Zambian Women in Mining. ... Providing support to ensure equal opportunities for both men and women participation in …

Zambia

Zambia - IGF Mining. Zambia is one of the largest producers and exporters of copper in Africa. Mining is a major economic sector in the country, contributing significantly to Zambian government revenues, mainly through mining royalties and value-added tax. Zambia''s mining sector scores "weak" in the Resource Governance Index 2017.

Zambia Archives

Mining regulation in Zambia. By Eric Suwilanji Silwamba, Joseph Alexander Jalasi, and Lubinda Linyama. About Dentons. Dentons is designed to be different. As the world''s largest law firm with 20,000 professionals in over 200 locations in more than 80 countries, we can help ...

Mining Law Report 2022 | Laws and Regulations

 · Mining Laws and Regulations. 2022. ICLG - Mining Law covers common issues in mining laws and regulations – including the acquisition of rights, ownership requirements and restrictions, processing, transfer and encumbrance, environmental aspects, native title and land rights – in 15 jurisdictions. Published: 13/09/2021.

Mining Law Report 2022 Zambia

 · The primary law governing the mining sector in Zambia is the Mines and Minerals Development Act No. 11 of 2015 of the Laws of Zambia (MMDA) as read together with the Mines and Minerals Development …

How to Get a Small-scale Mining Licence in Zambia

The small-scale mining licence may only be granted to a citizen-owned company in which 50.1% equity is owned by Zambian citizens. The government authority directly responsible for this is the Ministry of Mines and Mineral Development – Mining Cadastre Unit (MMMD – CMU). New small-scale mining licences are processed through the Central ...

Zambia | ASM

Zambia Mines and Minerals Development Act, 2008. ASM Associations or Cooperatives. I. AZWIM: Association for Zambian Women in Mining. ... Providing support to ensure equal opportunities for both men and women participation in mining. Zambia Mines and Minerals Development Act; 2008 Section 150/Mining Advisory Committee ...

Mining In Mozambique And Zambia

 · Mozambique: Under the Mining Law (Law No. 14/2002, of 26 June 2002), mining rights are to be issued on a first come, first served basis. A company which spots a mining opportunity in Mozambique should therefore act quickly. ... Mining companies in Zambia until now have benefitted from a generous capital allowance. This is a form of tax ...

Mining in Zambia

 · Exploration activity in recent years has raised the potential for opening up new centres for copper mining in the north-west and east of the country. Zambia''s flagship copper project, Lumwana ...

Zambia

The Banking and Financial Services Act, Chapter 387, and the Bank of Zambia Act, Chapter 360, govern the banking industry. Zambia''s banking sector is considered relatively well-developed in the African context, but the sector remains highly concentrated. ... All exploration and mining activities are governed by the Mines and Minerals Act of ...

GUIDE TO MINING REGIMES IN AFRICA

The basic essence of mining law in most African countries is similar, being a state licencing system, but each country has its own local laws, customs, practices and guidelines. LEX Africa is the first and largest African legal alliance with a long history of assisting clients across the continent. It is hoped

Zambia Today

PRELIMINERY ANALYSIS OF ZAMBIA''S MINING SECTOR IN FIRST HALF OF THIS... YEAR SHOWS INEFFICIENCIES AND LACK OF TRANSPARENCY By Michael Kaluba Preliminary findings from an assessment of the mining sector by the Southern African Resource Watch-SARW- have revealed a disjoint in government''s handling of the sector while the state''s …

Mining Rights in Zambia

To attain these objectives the mining law must help to develop a healthy atmosphere for mining. Mining capital in Zambia is to some extent private and foreign in origin, and, as ... Constitution of Zambia Act, 1973 s.54 159 Copper (Export Tax) Act, Chapter 669 of the Laws of Zambia . generally 19,190,229 Credit Sales of Native Ordinance, 1936

The Mines Regulations 2014

to 82 of the 1974 Act apply by virtue of the Health and Safety at Work etc. Act 1974 (Application outside Great Britain) Order 2013. Regulation 2 Interpretation (1) In these Regulations, unless the context otherwise requires – "the 1954 Act" means the Mines and Quarries Act 1954;

Mining in Zambia

The mining landscape in Zambia covers production of multiple mineral raw materials, including Copper, Cobalt, Gold, Nickel, Manganese, Emeralds, Beryllium, myriad gemstones, Sulfur, Zinc, Coal, Iron Ore, Steel, Limestone, Uranium and other Platinum Group Metals.

MINING LAW IN NAMIBIA.docx

MINING LAW IN NAMIBIA Relevant authorities and legislation with regards to mining law in Namibia 29 March 2020 Namibia''s mining industry is regulated by the Minerals (Prospecting and Mining) Act. Whilst is accepted that there are other pieces of legislation such as the Diamond Act, Petroleum (Exploration and Production) Act 1991 and the Minerals Development Fund of …

Zambia : Mining in Lower Zambezi – Power of Cartels, Lies

 · Fact is, the 4092 sq kilometers long, Lower Zambezi Park is a natural habitat for some of Africa''s rarest game making it an easy cash …

An Overview of Artisanal and Small-Scale Mining in Zambia

Artisanal and Small-Scale mining rights in Zambia. Under section 34 of the Mines and Minerals Act of 2015, the duration for Artisanal mining licences is 2 years and 10 years for small scale mining. The current high number of active ASM licenses shows a growing interest from the public to venture into ASM mining activities.

Guide to the Mining Regulations

Guide to the Mining Regulations 3 INTRODUCTION 1. This booklet has been prepared for the general guidance of officials and employees in Copper Mining Industry of Zambia by Amalgamating the Mining Regulations 1971 (Statutory instrument No. 107 of 1971) with the Mining (Amended) regulations 1973 (Statutory Instrument No. 95 of 1973). 2.

MINING IN ZAMBIA: ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT

process. With a considerable Canadian mining presence already established in Zambia, it is anticipated that the project will help to establish a regulatory regime that will benefit new and existing Canadian mining companies in Zambia. Project Location Zambia (formerly Northern Rhodesia) is located on the vast plateau in central Africa.

Minerals And Mining (Explosives) Regulations, 2012 (Li 2177)

Minerals and Mining Act, (Act 703), 2006, these Regulations are made this day 20th of March, 2012. Application and general administration Regulation 1—Application (1) These Regulations apply to (a) the conveyance, storage, possession, manufacture and use of explosives for mining, quarrying and civil works; and

(PDF) Copper mining in Zambia

In 2012, the mining industry accounted for 86% of foreign direct investment in Zambia and 80% of the country''s export earnings (Sikamo et al. 2016). However, Zambia''s heavy reliance on agriculture ...

Zambia-mining-tax-1.pdf

In a resource-rich country such as Zambia, mining is always at the top of the political agenda. A typical mining lifecycle can take between 15 and 25 years, and that period can include many changes in government and tax (Ley, 2010). ... who deemed the act illegal. Many mining companies sought legal redress locally and through the International ...

Zambia: Workers Detail Abuse in Chinese-Owned Mines

 · (Lusaka) – Chinese-run copper mining companies in Zambia routinely flout labor laws and regulations designed to protect workers'' safety and the right to organize, Human Rights Watch said in a ...

Mining For Zambia

Mining for Zambia is an industry website aimed at promoting a better understanding of the Zambian mining industry. It highlights key industry issues, and shares information about mining and its contribution to the economy and society. All the content, except for external news items, is …

Zambian mineral royalties increase

 · Zambia''s royalty increases were first announced by Finance Minister Margaret Mwanakatwe in her maiden October 2018 budget statement. Depending on the price of copper, mineral royalties will now range from 5.5% to 10% versus 4% to 6% previously. Additionally, importation of copper-cobalt concentrates, primarily from neighbouring Democratic ...