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Obtain mining permit  (12) expand_more expand_less

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Summary of the procedure

Institutions/Systems involved 3 expand_more expand_less

State Department of Mining Cadastre Portal
State Department of Mining (x 9)
Ministry of Lands and Physical Planning

Results 1 expand_more expand_less

Stamped mining permit

Required Documents expand_more expand_less

Good conduct certificate
Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) licence
Pre feasibility report
Valid business permit
Lease agreement
State Department of Mining official receipt
Mineral (trading) dealer's licence
Mining permit

Estimated cost KES  11,000

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KES expand_more expand_less
  • KES Add Name Here
KES 1,000
For application fees.
KES 10,000

Total Duration 31d - 34d  expand_more expand_less

  Min. Max.
Total time (sum): 31d 34d
of which:
Waiting time in queue (sum): 20mn 40mn
Attention at counter: 50mn 1h. 40mn
Waiting time until next step (sum): 30d 33d

Laws 1 expand_more expand_less

Mining Act Mining Act
  Section  160
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