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The Ministry of Mines and Energy is responsible for monitoring compliance with all the relevant legislation pertaining to prospecting and mining activities.

Mineral Tenure Types

Tenement types in Namibia are:
  • Exclusive Prospecting Licence
  • Mineral Deposit Retention Licence
  • Mining Claims
  • Mining Licence
  • Non-Exclusive Prospecting Licence
  • Reconnaissance Licence

References and Legislation