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Obtain mineral dealer's (trading) licence  (11) expand_more expand_less

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Obtain licence
(last modified: 23/06/2021)

Where to go?

Entity in charge

State Department of Mining

Madini House, Machakos Road, Industrial Area, P.O. Box 30009, Nairobi 00100
Tel: +254 202 723 101
Email: info@mining.go.ke, queries@mining.go.ke
Website: www.petroleumandmining.go.ke
Directions: Google maps

Unit in charge

Mining and Dealing Office

Mon: 08:00 - 13:00, 14:00 - 17:00
Tue: 08:00 - 13:00, 14:00 - 17:00
Wed: 08:00 - 13:00, 14:00 - 17:00
Thu: 08:00 - 13:00, 14:00 - 17:00
Fri: 08:00 - 13:00, 14:00 - 17:00

Contact person

Antony Maina

Mining and Dealing Officer

What do I get?

Mineral (trading) dealer's licence

What documents do I need to bring?

1. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
State Department of Mining official receipt
or 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Bank deposit slip

Time frame

Waiting time in queue: Min.   5mn - Max.  10mn
Attention at counter: Min.   5mn - Max.   10mn

Legal justification

1. Mining Act
Mining Act
Sections 161, 162, 163, 190

Additional information

After the licence is issued, the applicant is to liaise with the Ministry of Lands and Physical Planning for flanking and obtaining stamp duty.

Who certified this information ?

Gregory  KITUKU, Manager, Inspector of Mines, 15/10/2019

Recourse: State Department of Mining

Entity in charge

State Department of Mining

Madini House, Machakos Road, Industrial Area, P.O. Box 30009, Nairobi 00100
Tel: +254 202 723 101
Email: info@mining.go.ke, queries@mining.go.ke
Website: www.petroleumandmining.go.ke
Directions: Google maps

Unit in charge

Office of the Manager, Inspector of Mines

Mon: 08:00 - 13:00, 14:00 - 17:00
Tue: 08:00 - 13:00, 14:00 - 17:00
Wed: 08:00 - 13:00, 14:00 - 17:00
Thu: 08:00 - 13:00, 14:00 - 17:00
Fri: 08:00 - 13:00, 14:00 - 17:00

Contact person

Gregory Kituku

Manager, Inspector of Mines
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