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Department of Minerals and Energy (South Africa)

Category: Organisation
Binomial Name: Government of the Republic of South Africa
Sub Category:Government
Location:Republic of South Africa
URL: http://www.dme.gov.za/
Summary Information:
The Department of Minerals and Energy is the government department 'responsible for the administration of mining laws and for promoting the development of the industry.'

According to their website, their aims are:
  • 'To formulate and implement an overall minerals and energy policy that ensures transformation of the sectors and optimum utilisation of mineral and energy resources;
  • To position the minerals and energy sectors for global competitiveness;
  • To govern these sectors to be secure, safe, healthy and environmentally sound; and
  • To redress past imbalances to achieve equity throughout the value chain in the minerals and energy sectors.'

  • Related Entries

    Agreement
  • Memorandum of Understanding Between the Department of Minerals and Energy (South Africa) and the South African Petroleum Industry Association - Signatory
  • Organisation
  • South African Petroleum Industry Association
  • South African Supplier Development Agency
  • Legislation
  • Mineral and Petroleum Resources Development Act, 2002 (South Africa)
  • Mineral and Petroleum Resources Development Regulations, 2004 (South Africa)
  • Policy/Strategy
  • Broad-Based Socio-Economic Empowerment Charter for the South African Mining Industry
  • Charter for the South African Petroleum and Liquid Fuels Industry

  • References

    General Reference
    Department of Minerals and Energy (South Africa) Vision, mission and mandate

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