Location license

Regulatory

  • Purpose: Regulatory
  • Application Fees: Nil
  • License Fee: (a) Preparation fee - 800,000 Ugx <br>(b) Registration fee - 500,000 Ugx <br>(c) Mineral rent - 1,000,000 Ugx per annum <br>(d) 20,000 Ugx mineral rent annually for the holder of a LL Class VII (Brine salt) <br>(e) 300,000 Ugx - For gazetting grant of L
  • Maximum Processing Time: 1 Month
  • Related Websites: <a href="http://portals.flexicadastre.com/uganda/" target="_blank">Uganda Mining Cadastre Portal</a>
  • Validity: 2 Years
  • Contact Office: <a href="www.uganda-mining.go.ug">Directorate of Geological Survey and Mines</a>
  • Renewal Fee: (a) Preparation fee - 800,000 Ugx (b) Registration fee - 500,000 Ugx (c) Mineral rent - 1,000,000 Ugx per annum (d) 20,000 Ugx mineral rent annually for the holder of a LL Class VII (Brine salt) (e) 300,000 Ugx - For gazetting grant of LL
  • License Type: License
  • Legal Basis: The Mining Act, 2003. The Mining Regulations 2004
  • <ul><li><font color="#3333ff"><a href="http://ursb.go.ug/services/business-registration/registering-a-new-company/" 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>In case of an individual, only to a citizen of Uganda and in case of a body corporate, only where citizens of Uganda hold at least 51% of the beneficial ownership of such a body.</li><li>May set out any other matter which the applicant wishes the Commissioner to consider or as the Commissioner may request.</li><li>Shall be accompanied by a statement giving particulars of the nature of the mining operations proposed to be carried out, the capital and experience available to the applicant to conduct prospecting and mining operations of the mineral efficiently and effectively.</li><li>Shall identify the area in respect of which the license is sought.</li><li>Shall identify the mineral in respect of which the license is sought.</li><li>Shall state the full name of the applicant and, in the case of a partnership or other association of persons, the full names and nationalities of all such persons and in the case of a body corporate, the registered name of such body corporate and particulars of its shareholders, if any.</li></ul>