rules and regulations for mining mpanies in south africa

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  • Mining Law in South Africa Laws regulating Mining Law

    Apr 20, 2018  As established in paragraph 1 above, the MPRDA is the primary regulatory framework for the exploitation of mineral resources in South Africa. Section 4 (2) of the MPRDA specifically provides that where there is a conflict between the MPRDA

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  • Mining Law in South Africa Mining Legislation Mining ...

    Sibanye is an independent, South African domiciled mining group, which currently owns and operates gold and uranium operations and projects throughout the Witwatersrand Basin in South Africa, as well as PGM operations and projects in the J-M Reef in the United States, the Bushveld Igneous Complex in South Africa

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  • Minerals and Mining Policy of South Africa: Green Paper ...

    Mining companies are required by law to make financial provision for mining-related environmental rehabilitation. If in the form of a trust fund, the Income Tax Act permits the deduction of this provision from income, and exempts from tax the receipts and accruals of registered environmental funds established to hold these provisions.

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  • South Africa publishes Covid-19 safety guidelines for mines

    May 20, 2020  The South African Department of Mineral Resources and Energy (DMRE) has published guidelines for the management of Covid-19 in the country’s mining sector, as work continues amidst the pandemic. Miners are now obligated to implement a code of

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  • South Africa: Mining 2020 - Lexology

    Oct 17, 2019  The DME, in turn, is responsible for implementing these laws or regulations insofar as the laws/regulations pertain to the mining sector. 1.3 DESCRIBE ANY OTHER SOURCES OF LAW AFFECTING THE MINING ...

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  • Corporate governance for South African mining - King IV ...

    The mining industry in South Africa is one of the most highly regulated and complex industries which require compliance to a number of laws and regulations, inter alia, and the most significant of which is the Constitution, the Mining Charter and the Companies Act.

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  • South Africa publishes Covid-19 safety guidelines for mines

    May 20, 2020  The South African Department of Mineral Resources and Energy (DMRE) has published guidelines for the management of Covid-19 in the country’s mining sector, as work continues amidst the pandemic. Miners are now obligated to implement a

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  • Covid-19: South Africa allows mining sector to operate at ...

    The Government of South Africa has agreed to allow the mining sector to operate at up to 50% of its production capacity during the nationwide lockdown. The government amended the Disaster Management Act regulations to allow mining companies

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  • South Africa: Consolidated Regulations - SAFLII

    Certain regulations not applicable. 8.10.28 Regulations 8.10.23 and 8.10.27 do not apply to trackless mobile machines licensed under the National Road Transportation Act 2000 and not used for primary mining activities. [Reg 8.10 ins by GoN R125 in G. 38493; Commencement date:

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  • Roots of Apartheid: South Africa’s Mining Industry

    While apartheid in South Africa was formalized in law in the late 1940s, the seeds for its creation were established years beforehand. The mining industry, especially, spurred the creation of laws and practices in South Africa which progressively disenfranchised the country’s indigenous black peoples. At the behest of the

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  • AFRICAN MINING LEGISLATION ATLAS

    Africa Mining Vision. Adopted by the African Heads of State at the February 2009 African Union summit, the Africa Mining Vision outlines the continent’s long term and broad development objectives for Africa

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  • State of Mining in Africa In the spotlight

    mining community and media scrutiny. Over the past 12 months, we have seen mining companies seeking to restructure their African interests either through changes in investment intent or through seeking to ring-fence African assets into separate entities to realise more value in those assets of their broader portfolio.

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  • Mining vs the environment - DOCUMENTS Politicsweb

    Apr 25, 2018  However, South Africa cannot easily embrace this ‘internal control principle’ while NEMA rules encourage activist environmental organisations to litigate against mining companies – or even to prosecute them – for what may be technical infringements with no major environmental consequences (as in the current private prosecution of BP ...

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  • COMPANIES REGULATIONS, 2011

    COMPANIES REGULATIONS, 2011 The Minister of Trade and Industry intends to publish the draft Regulations, 2011 based on the Companies Act 2008 and the Companies Amendment Bill 2010 published in Gazette No 33695 of 27 October 2010. The draft Regulations are released for further stakeholder engagement, and in preparing

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  • EMPLOYEE CODE OF CONDUCT RULES REGULATIONS

    To establish a standard set of rules and regulations for the entire Municipality whereby all employees will adhere to and to adopt such rules and regulations as a standard code of conduct for all employees. 3. PERIOD OF OPERATION This policy in respect of employee’s conduct, rules and regulations

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  • Government is shaking up the rules around security guards ...

    May 31, 2019  The minister of police, Bheki Cele, has gazetted a number of changes for security guards in South Africa – including new rules around what uniforms they may wear.

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  • Ch 11 Industry regulation in South Africa

    National Electricity Regulator of South Africa (NERSA) A statutory body that deals with problems relating to the supply of electricity, piped-gas, and petroleum.

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  • What are environmental regulations on mining activities ...

    The framework for mining regulation is primarily based on federal laws dating back to the late 1960s. In many cases, these regulatory responsibilities have been delegated to state agencies, which have in turn developed their own sets of environmental laws, regulations, and standards.

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  • CORPORATE GOVERNANCE LAW REFORM IN SOUTH

    early 2000s, government found that it was a crucial to improve South Africa’s company laws. The then Minister of Trade and Industry stated as follows: ‘The new horizons in the commercial world, developed in a short period of 25 years resulting from a generation change, has undoubtedly made the present Companies

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  • Energy Laws and Regulations South Africa GLI

    While smart grids are still in their infancy stage in South Africa, in 2017, the Department of Energy published a Strategic National Smart Grid Vision for the South African Energy Supply Industry. The Department’s smart grid vision includes the development of South Africa’s smart grid regulatory framework and the promotion of renewables ...

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  • WHEN MINES BREAK ENVIRONMENTAL LAWS

    When a mining company mines or uses water without a licence or does not obey the terms of the licence, the company is breaking the laws contained in the MPRDA, the NEMA and/or the NWA. These are the most important pieces of legislation determining when a mining company

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  • Mining companies to abide by new green laws - Averda South ...

    Jan 22, 2019  The South African government is in the process of drafting and updating numerous environmental laws, including the National Environmental Management Act (Nema).The mining industry will have to comply with the new regulations in Nema as new laws are being outlined around mine rehabilitation and carbon emissions.

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  • Covid-19: South Africa allows mining sector to operate at ...

    The Government of South Africa has agreed to allow the mining sector to operate at up to 50% of its production capacity during the nationwide lockdown. The government amended the Disaster Management Act regulations to allow mining companies

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  • Mining Tax - PwC South Africa

    Mining forms one of the leading industries in South Africa, playing a vital role in the economy. Due to the complexity of the South African tax laws and the impact thereof on the industry, its is necessary to have a thorough understanding of not only the tax legislation, but also the specific needs of the South African mining industry.

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  • Investment laws in South Africa - Mining Review Africa

    Jul 24, 2018  By way of background, the South African government first began a review its investment laws and regulations following the case of Piero Foresti, Laura de Carli Others v The Republic of South Africa launched under the auspices of the Washington DC-based ICSID in 2007.

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  • Roots of Apartheid: South Africa’s Mining Industry

    While apartheid in South Africa was formalized in law in the late 1940s, the seeds for its creation were established years beforehand. The mining industry, especially, spurred the creation of laws and practices in South Africa which progressively disenfranchised the country’s indigenous black peoples. At the behest of the

  • Get Price
  • State of Mining in Africa In the spotlight

    mining community and media scrutiny. Over the past 12 months, we have seen mining companies seeking to restructure their African interests either through changes in investment intent or through seeking to ring-fence African assets into separate entities to realise more value in those assets of their broader portfolio.

  • Get Price
  • Companies Act 71 of 2008 South African Government

    The Companies Act 71 of 2008 aims: to provide for the incorporation, registration, organisation and management of companies, the capitalisation of profit companies, and the registration of offices of foreign companies carrying on business within the Republic;

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  • Mining vs the environment - DOCUMENTS Politicsweb

    Apr 25, 2018  However, South Africa cannot easily embrace this ‘internal control principle’ while NEMA rules encourage activist environmental organisations to litigate against mining companies – or even to prosecute them – for what may be technical infringements with no major environmental consequences (as in the current private prosecution of BP ...

  • Get Price
  • Government is shaking up the rules around security guards ...

    May 31, 2019  The minister of police, Bheki Cele, has gazetted a number of changes for security guards in South Africa – including new rules around what uniforms they may wear.

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  • Ch 11 Industry regulation in South Africa

    Page 1 of 5 Industry Regulation in South Africa Industry regulation Contact Advertising and media Advertising Standards Authority of South Africa (ASA)

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  • Regulations Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA)

    MSHA is responsible for enforcing the Federal Mine Safety and Health Act of 1977 (Mine Act) as amended by the MINER Act of 2006. The Mine Act gives the Secretary of Labor authority to develop, promulgate, and revise health or safety standards for the protection of

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  • COMPANIES REGULATIONS, 2011

    COMPANIES REGULATIONS, 2011 The Minister of Trade and Industry intends to publish the draft Regulations, 2011 based on the Companies Act 2008 and the Companies Amendment Bill 2010 published in Gazette No 33695 of 27 October 2010. The draft Regulations are released for further stakeholder engagement, and in preparing

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  • These are the top 10 Mining Companies to Work For in Africa

    Nov 12, 2017  Here are the top ten mining companies to work for in Africa: 1. Anglo American. Known as one of the largest mining companies in the world, Anglo American has major assets in copper, coal, iron ore, nickel and diamonds. The company owns operations in Brazil, Chile, the United Kingdom, Australia, and South Africa where they operate the biggest ...

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