MINE COMMUNITY RESETTLEMENT GUIDELINES, 2019 PUBLISHED FOR PUBLIC COMMENT

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MINE COMMUNITY RESETTLEMENT GUIDELINES, 2019 PUBLISHED FOR PUBLIC COMMENT

Title: Publication of the Mine Community Resettlement Guidelines, 2019 for Public Comment
Government Gazette Notice: GN R1554 in GG 42870 of 28 November 2019
Commencing date: Not yet effective

The Minister of Mineral Resources and Energy published the Draft Mine Community Resettlement Guidelines, 2019 (“draft Resettlement Guidelines”) for public comments.

The purpose of the draft Resettlement Guidelines is to provide guidelines to be applied by an applicant or a holder of a prospecting right, mining right or mining permit when such application, prospecting right, mining right or mining permit will have the effect of resettlement of landowners, lawful occupiers, holders of informal and communal land rights, mine communities and host communities. The draft Resettlement Guidelines provide the process and requirements to be complied with by an applicant or a holder of a prospecting right, mining right or mining permit when such application or right will result in physical resettlement of landowners, lawful occupiers, holders of informal and communal land rights, mine communities and host communities, from their land.

Interested and affected parties are invited to submit written representations on the draft Resettlement Guidelines within 30 days of publication of this notice. For a copy of the draft Resettlement Guidelines click here

For more information or assistance please contact Minnette Le Roux at minnette@shangoni.co.za

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