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Nuclear Regulator Adjusts Authorisation Fees

Department of Energy

New authorisation fees for the National Nuclear Regulator have been published in Government Gazette 39025.

The fees refer to applications for the granting of nuclear authorisation as well as annual authorisation renewals.

Rules to Manage Residue Stockpiles Set Down

Department of Environmental Affairs

The Regulations Regarding the Planning and Management of Residue Stockpiles and Residue Deposits have been published in Notice 632 in Government Gazette 39020.

The purpose of these regulations is to regulate the planning and management of residue stockpiles and residue deposits arising from a prospecting, mining, exploration or production operation.

Small-Scale Mining Under the Spotlight

Department of Mineral Resources

The mineral resources department is considering a new policy framework to support small-scale mining operations in South Africa.

The mineral resources minister, Adv. Ngoako Ramatlhodi, announced this during an address at the Small-Scale Mining Conference in Kimberley.

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