zambia mining law

Taxing the mining sector

Margaret Mwanakatwe, Zambia''s Minister of Finance, announced the Government''s intention to increase royalty rates, along with a slew of other taxes and duties. This would be the 5th change to Zambia''s royalty regime in 6 years. The royalties paid by the mining sector make a vital contribution to Zambia''s fiscus.

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"Mining Legislation and Mineral Development in Zambia" by ...

Ndulo, Muna, "Mining Legislation and Mineral Development in Zambia" (1986). Cornell Law Faculty Publications. 67. https://scholarship.law rnell /facpub/67 Publication Citation. Muna Ndulo, "Mining Legislation and Mineral Development in Zambia", 19 Cornell International Law Journal (1986)

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Zambia plans law compelling miners to procure locally ...

 · Zambia is planning a law to compel mining companies to give local suppliers a fair share of procurement, its mines minister said on Thursday, in the latest sign of the government taking an ...

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Mining Local Content SI

 · Mining Local Content SI. According to a recent report commissioned by the African Development Bank (Lombe, 2019), the Zambian Mining industry consumed an estimated $2.4bn worth of selected goods and services in 2017. Locally manufactured goods and resident service provision only accounted for 10.6% of total purchases.

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Mining legislation

For companies interested in mining operations, or the opening of mining companies, in Zambia, the Zambian Ministry of Mines, under which the Chamber of Mines is located, is the first port of call. It is important that mining companies in Zambia know and understand the basic law governing the Zambia mining …

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diversification of the economy away from mining, Zambia''s mining sec-tor, including copper, cobalt, and gem stones, will continue to act as a principal engine of growth and development for quite some time to come. This reader provides comprehensive coverage of the historical, economic,

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Zambia | Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative

 · Zambia''s tax regime has undergone various changes over the past years. In 2014, the government increased mining royalty rates and temporarily removed the 30% corporate income tax for mining companies with the aim of generating an immediate stream of revenue once mining …

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Mining rights in Zambia

 · There is generally one regime for administering all mining rights (the Mines Act) and another regime for administering all surface rights in Zambia (the Lands Act, chapter 184 of the Laws …

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Mining taxation policy in Zambia: The tyranny of ...

 · Mining taxation policy in Zambia: The tyranny of indecision. Instability, massive increases and novel taxes not seen anywhere in the world''. That is the way the outgoing Zambia Chamber of Mines President, Nathan Chishimba, described the new tax measures targeted at the mining sector in the 2019 budget. The Zambian government has charged that ...

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INTERNATIONAL LAW STANDARDS AND THE ZAMBIAN …

190 LAW IN ZAMBIA A person born in Zambia after the commencement of this Constitution whose father is an established resident becomes a citizen of Zambia at the tim hies birth of, ceases to be a Zambian upon attaining the age of twenty-two years, unless (a) after attaining

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Zambia : Government to Revise Mines and Minerals Act

 · The team is sitting in Solwezi district to receive submissions from members of the general public, civil society organizations, mining companies and associations, small scale and artisanal mines ...

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Mining Rights in Zambia

Mines and Minerals Act Chapter 329 of the Laws of Zambia 19 Mines and Minerals Ordinance, 1895 (Rhodesia) generally 121 Mining Act, Chapter 306 of the Laws of Kenya s.4 133 s.13 140 Mining (Amendment) Act No. 52 of 1968 s.2 131 Mining (Amendment) Act of 1969 (Tanzania) s.65 169 Mining Ordinance, 1903 (Rhodesia) generally 121,123

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Zambia | Jurisdictions | ICLG

 · Laws and Regulations from Zambia jurisdiction. Registered ICLG users receive these benefits: Full online access to more than 3,000 Q&A chapters covering 59 areas of law in more than 150 jurisdictions

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PRESS RELEASE: Gold Exploitation In Zambia And The ZCCM-IH ...

 · The debate on gold is welcomed because it justifies why Government is moving the direction of amending the Mining laws to allow the policy on the declaration of gold as a strategic Mineral to be realised. 2. Status Of Gold Exploration And Mining Licences In Zambia. There are a lot of gold occurrences in Zambia involving almost all Provinces.

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Mining Legislation and Mineral Development in Zambia

mon law and Zambian legislation-and describes Zambia''s approach to mining rights. Part III describes the requirements for various types of mining licenses, the nature of a mining interest, and the obligations of a mining right holder. Finally, this Article concludes that, on the whole, the Mines and Minerals Act of 1976 successfully promotes the

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Zambian mineral royalties increase | IHS Markit

 · Zambia has revised its Mineral Royalty Tax regime several times since 2014 in response to the global commodity price slump; mining accounts for 70% of Zambia''s exports and 12% of GDP. The latest increase reflects the country''s mounting external debt and curtailment of aid.

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Mining regulation in Zambia

 · The primary law governing the mining sector in Zambia is the Mines and Minerals Development Act No. 11 of 2015 (MMDA) as amended by the Mines and Minerals Development (Amendment) Act No. 14 of 2016. The MMDA deals with mining rights, licences, large-scale mining rights, gemstone mining, health and safety, environmental protection, and ...

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LLM (ENVIRONMENTAL LAW AND NATURAL RESOURCES) AN ...

LLM (ENVIRONMENTAL LAW AND NATURAL RESOURCES) AN EVALUATION OF THE ZAMBIAN REGULATORY FRAMEWORK GOVERNING WATER POLLUTION CAUSED BY COPPER MINING Submitted to the Faculty of Law, University of Nairobi, in partial fulfillment of the requirements of the Master of Laws (LLM) degree in Environment and Natural Resources By Patricia Sikazwe Kasapatu

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Mining in Zambia

Konkola Copper Mines (KCM) is the largest copper mining company in the country. Although based in Chingola, 15% of its operations—namely Nkana Refinery, Nkana Acid Plants and Nkana Smelter (the largest smelter in the nation) -- are located in Kitwe. The Nkana Smelter is the largest primary copper production plant in Zambia.

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Zambia: Mines and Minerals Bill and Related Income Tax ...

(Cecilia Jamasmie, Zambia to Slash Royalties, Reinstate Mining Tax, MINING (June 24, 2015).) Zambian authorities had done away with corporate income taxes in October 2014 while continuing to have open-pit mining companies pay up to 20% of revenue in royalties, versus a previous 6%, and increasing the royalty rate of underground mining ...

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Uranium mining law signed in Zambia : Other News

 · [Reuters, 6 October] Zambia''s minister of mines, Kalombo Mwansa, has signed a law paving the way for uranium mining in the country. The law - which covers the exploration, mining and milling of uranium ores and other radioactive mineral ores - gives the mines minister the authority to issue licences for the mining and export of uranium.

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Mining Law 2021 | Laws and Regulations | Zambia | ICLG

 · ICLG - Mining Laws and Regulations - Zambia 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: 10/09/2020.

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Working and Living Conditions of Workers in the Mining ...

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

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Safety at Work in Zambia, Labour Laws for Work Safety and ...

Mining companies are in this case told to harmonise what is in the (Factories) Act and (Mines) Code then give miners reasonable health services," according to Morgan Mwanza of Chimms Recruitment in North Western Zambia. Mwanza explained that there are …

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Mines and Minerals Development [No. 7 of 2008 57 THE …

GOVERNMENT OF ZAMBIA ACT No. 7 of 2008 Date of Assent: 27/03/08 An Act to revise the law relating to the prospecting for, mining and processing of minerals; to repeal and replace the Mines and Minerals Act, 1995; and to provide for matters connected with or incidental to the foregoing. [4th April, 2008 ENACTED by the Parliament of Zambia. Enactment

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Zambia Country mining guide

For 2 decades, Zambia''s mining sector has experienced significant foreign interest and investment driven mainly by the privatization of state-owned Zambia Consolidated Copper Mines ("ZCCM"), a low taxation environment and low political interference. Zambia is in possession of some of the world''s highest-grade copper deposits.

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Copper Mining Industry in Zambia

Background Zambia''s major economic activity is mining, and as at 2005, mining contributed about 65% of export earnings. Major minerals are Copper and Cobalt Copper production stands at 465,000 mt, and is expected to reach about 700,000 mt by 2010. 2 big copper mines (new) to being developed, and several small ones.

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Mines and Minerals Development Act, 2015 | Zambia Legal ...

 · An Act to revise the law relating to the exploration for, mining and processing of, minerals; provide for safety, health and environmental protection in mining operations; provide for the establishment of the Mining Appeals Tribunal; repeal and replace the Mines and Minerals Development Act, 2008; and provide for matters connected with, or incidental to, the foregoing.

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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…

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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;

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Requirement of Domestic Participation in New Mining ...

obtained from the mining companies by demanding that the exist-ing companies Zambianise mining posts at all levels as rapidly as possible.5 This was despite a 1963 United Nations Economic Com-* Acting Dean, Unza School of Law, Lusaka, Zambia; LL.B., Zambia, 1970; LL.M., Har-vard, 1971; D. …

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