MEMR issues new regulation on reclamation, post-mining plans

  • Tuesday, March 18, 2014
  • www.petromindo.com

The Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources (MEMR) has issued Minister Regulation No 7/2014, detailing the requirements and guideline for coal and mineral miners to prepare reclamation and post-mining plans.

According to a copy of the regulation obtained by Petromindo.com Monday, miners holding the IUP exploration mining license and the special IUPK exploration mining license are required to prepare reclamation plans before starting exploration activities.

The reclamation plan document must be submitted to the minister within 45 calendar days before the start of exploration activities.

After completing their feasibility studies, the miners are required to prepare five-year reclamation plan for production stage, and the post-mining plan.


Posted by : admin [ 3/18/2014 7:00:00 AM ]