Mining lease

Regulate mining operations.

  • Purpose: Regulate mining operations.
  • Application Fees: Nil
  • License Fee: (a) Preparation fee - 5,000,000 Ugx <br>(b) Registration fee - 500,000 Ugx <br>(c) Mineral rent - 100,000 Ugx per hectare per annum <br>(d) 600,000 Ugx - Gazetting at application and Grant of ML<br>
  • Maximum Processing Time: 2 Months
  • Related Websites: <a href="" target="_blank">Uganda Mining Cadastre Portal</a>
  • Validity: 21 Years and renewed Once for a period not exceeding 15 years
  • Contact Office: <a href="">Directorate of Geological Survey and Mines</a>
  • Renewal Fee: 5,000,000 Ugx - preparation /application fees for renewal of an ML
  • License Type: License
  • Legal Basis: The Mining Act, 2003. The Mining Regulations 2004
  • <ul><li><font color="#3333ff"><a href="" target="_blank">For new business - original certificate of registration (Business name) <b><font color="#ff0000">OR</font></b> certificate of incorporation (Company) - <i>Uganda Registration Services Bureau.</i></a></font></li><li>Valid prospecting license, exploration license or retention license.</li><li>Submitted PL returns, EL reports or RL reports where necessary.</li><li>Map of desired area at a scale of 1:50,000 and 1:10,000.</li><li>Mine plan and feasibility study.</li><li>Approved Environmental&nbsp; Impact Assessment by NEMA.</li><li>Executive form VI.</li><li>Adequate financial competence.<br></li></ul>