Institutional Framework

PROCEDURES RELATING TO THE MINING SECTOR

Department of Mines: 32 procedures

1. Obtaining a quarry substance recognition permit
2. Renewal of a quarry substance recognition permit
3. Obtaining a mineral substance exploration permit
4. Transfer of a mineral substance exploration permit
5. Renewal of an exploration permit for mineral substances
6. Withdrawal of an exploration permit for mineral substances
7. Obtaining a permit for the exploitation of quarry substances
8. Renewal of a permit for the exploitation of substances quarry
9. Transfer of a quarry substance exploitation permit
10. Obtaining a mineral substance exploitation permit
11. Renewal of an exploitation permit for mineral substances
12. Transfer of an exploitation permit for mineral substances
13. Obtaining an exploitation permit for geothermal deposits, spring water, mineral
and thermo-mineral water
14. Transfer of an operating license for geothermal deposits, spring water, mineral and
thermo-mineral mineral waters
15. Renewal of an operating license for geothermal deposits, spring water,
mineral and thermo-mineral water
16 Consolidation of mining titles of the same type
17. Obtaining an authorization for the establishment and operation of permanent and
surface deposits of explosive and detonating substances
18. Renewal of an authorization for the establishment and operation of permanent and
superficial deposits of explosive and detonating substances
19. Obtaining an authorization for the local purchase, import, conservation and use of
explosive and detonating substances
20. Obtaining of ” an authorization for local purchase and immediate use of explosive and
detonating substances
21. Obtaining an import authorization, storage of explosive and
detonating substances
22. Obtaining an authorization to operate a temporary quarry
23. Renewal a temporary quarry operating permit
24. Obtaining a bottling and / or bagging authorization for spring water,
mineral water , thermo-mineral or geothermal deposit
25. Renewal of a bottling and / or bottling authorization bagging of spring
water, mineral water, thermo-mineral or geothermal deposit
26. Obtaining an export authorization for mineral substances
27. Obtaining an import authorization for mineral substances
28. Obtaining ” an authorization for the transit of mineral substances
29. Opening of an office for the purchase and marketing of mineral substances from
artisanal mining
30. Renewal of an authorization to open aoffice for the purchase and marketing of
mining substances resulting from artisanal exploitation
31. Obtaining an authorization to open a unit for melting metals and / or cutting
fine or ornamental precious stones

32. Renewal of an authorization to open a unit for melting metals and / or cutting
fine or ornamental precious stones

Geology Department: 14 procedures

1. Obtaining an authorization for the provision of geological services
2. Renewal of the authorization for the provision of geological services
3. Suspension of the authorization for the provision of geological services
4. Withdrawal of the authorization for the provision of geological services
5. Shipment of samples of non-commercial value
6. Approval of temporary suspension of mining exploration work
7. Notification of formal notice
8. Notification of a letter of observation following non-transmission of activity reports
9. Change in the mining research program
10. Exemption from customs duties and taxes
11. Approval of the work safety and
environmental protection program or policy in mining exploration
12. Approval or audit of exploration expenses to determine the progressive bonus
13. Assessment and approval of pre-feasibility and feasibility studies
14. Approval of competent or qualified persons from mining exploration companies

 

INDUSTRIAL SECTOR PROCEDURES

Industry Department: 30 procedures

  1. Obtaining an authorization to set up and operate an establishment classified as dangerous, unhealthy or inconvenient, first class
  2. Suspension of an authorization to set up and operate an establishment classified as
    dangerous, unhealthy or inconvenient, first class
  3. Transfer or modification of an authorization to set up and operate an establishment classified as dangerous, unhealthy or inconvenient, first class
  4. Obtaining a declaration of location and operation of an establishment classified as
    dangerous, unhealthy or inconvenient of second class
  5. Suspension of a declaration of establishment and operation of an establishment classified as
    dangerous, unhealthy or inconvenient of second class
  6. Transfer of a declaration of establishment and operation of an establishment classified as
    dangerous, unhealthy or inconvenient of second class
  7. Obtaining an approval for the control, inspection and audit of establishments classified as
    dangerous, unhealthy or inconvenient by a natural or legal person
  8. Obtaining approval for the preparation of hazard studies and emergency plans by a
    natural or legal person
  9. Renewal of an authorization to a natural or legal person for inspections,
    controls and audits of establishments classified as dangerous, unhealthy or inconvenient.
  10. Renewal of approval for the preparation of hazard studies and emergency plans for a natural or legal person.
  11. Suspension of an authorization to a natural or legal person for controls, inspections and audits of classified, dangerous, unhealthy or inconvenient establishments.
  12. Definitive withdrawal of an authorization to a natural or legal person for controls,
    inspections and audits of classified, dangerous, unhealthy or inconvenient establishments.
  13. Suspension of an authorization to a natural or legal person for the preparation of hazard studies and emergency plans.
  14. Definitive withdrawal of an authorization to a legal or natural person for the preparation of hazard studies and emergency plans
  15. Obtaining an approval for a natural or legal person to operate a
    pollution control laboratory .
  16. Renewal of the authorization of natural or legal persons to operate
    pollution control laboratories
  17. Suspension of an authorization of natural or legal persons to operate pollution control laboratories
  18. Definitive withdrawal of an authorization of natural or legal persons to operate
    pollution control laboratories
    19. Declaration, acceptance and commissioning of a gas pressure or water vapor pressure device
  19. Visit (periodic, before test) of a gas pressure or
    water vapor pressure device
  20. Test (periodic, before putting into service for new devices, during a new
    installation, after a significant repair, on the order of the administration responsible
    for pressure devices) of a gas pressure and vapor pressure device water
    22. Formal notice from the owner or user of a gas pressure or water vapor pressure device;
  21. Suspension of the use of a gas pressure or water vapor pressure device
  22. Disposal of a gas pressure or water vapor pressure device
  23. Confiscation of a gas pressure or water vapor pressure device
  24. Affixing seals to a gas pressure or water vapor pressure device
  25. Obtaining approval from natural or legal persons for controls, appraisals and
    regulatory verifications of gas pressure and water vapor pressure devices
  26. Renewal of the approval of natural or legal persons for controls, appraisals and regulatory verifications of gas pressure and water vapor pressure devices
  27. Suspension of an authorization of natural or legal persons to controls, appraisals and regulatory verifications of gas pressure and water vapor pressure devices
  28. Definitive withdrawal of the approval of natural or legal persons for controls, appraisals and regulatory verifications of gas pressure and water vapor pressure devices

Quality Development Department: 06 procedures
1. Obtaining / renewing an accreditation for a private quality control and
certification body
2. Suspension / withdrawal of accreditation from a private quality control and certification body
3. Obtaining / renewal of an approval to a standardization office, quality control and certification

TECHNOLOGICAL DEVELOPMENT AND INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY PROCEDURES

Department of Technological Development and Industrial Property: 05 procedures
1. Subsidy for the issuance of an invention patent by OAPI to an
economically weak inventor
2. Subsidy for the issuance of a patent invention by OAPI to an
institutional resident depositor
3. Participation in a technological / industrial event
4. Observation of the infringement of an intellectual property right
5. Submission of files for financing of the fund to help promote invention and