The mission of the department is “To promote sustainable mining practices and management through the regulation of the mining industry for the purpose of creating safe and healthy mine environment”

Health & Safety of mine employees, is our number one priority as espoused in the Mining (Management and Safety) Regulations and the Explosives Regulations with the objective of

  1. Enhancing sustainable exploitation of mineral resources

  2. Eliminating accidents and incidents

  3. Monitoring of the working environment with respect to air, noise and water quality.