Retention license

To regulate the activity of mineral retention

  • Valid Exploration License.
  • Feasibility study and assessments by appropriate experts or consultants acceptable to the Commissioner on - 
    • The extent and prospect for recovery and the commercial and economic significance of the mineral deposit concerned.
    • The impact of mining operations on the environment and ways and means of eliminating or minimizing any adverse effects.
  • Such other information as the Commissioner may reasonably require regarding the proposals of the applicant for the retention and development of the deposit.
  • Phone: +256 414 320656, +256 312 262902
  • Physical Address: Plot 21 - 29, Johnstone Road
  • Postal Address: P.O. Box 9, Entebbe, Uganda
  • Jurisdiction: National
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  • Operating Hours: Moday to Friday, 8:00am-5:00pm (excluding weekends and public holidays)
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