Mining and Energy

Government, parliamentary and legislative information on Mineral Resources and Energy.

Jewellers to Declare Twice a Year

Department of Mineral Resources

Jeweller permit holders will now have to submit PMR 4 forms every six months instead of once a year.

Amended regulations to the Precious Metals Act have been published in Government Gazette 38014.

Russia and South Africa Sign Nuclear Agreement

Department of Energy

South Africa and Russia have signed an agreement to forge a strategic partnership on nuclear energy.

The agreement was signed during the 58th session of the International Atomic Energy Agency General Conference in Vienna.

Petroleum Pipelines Act Regulations Under Review

Department of Energy

Proposed amendments to Petroleum Pipelines Act regulations are on the horizon.

The energy minister, Tina Joemat-Pettersson, speaking at the Africa LPG Conference in Cape Town, indicated that a Review of Regulations document would be published for comment before the end of October 2014.