Minerals and Mining (Licensing) Regulations 2012 (LI 2176)

Regulation 1For the purpose of establishing mineral  rights or mining  cadastre under these Regulations, the surface of the Republic of Ghana  is divided into  cadastral units consistent with  the  grid  defined by  the  Gauss geographic co-ordinates(a) the cadastral map shall be on a scale of 1:50,000 based on the topographic map of the Republic of Ghana produced by the Survey and Mapping Division of the Lands Commission, as well  as on the  Gauss  projection and  the  British  War Office  spheroid;  and(b) the location of cadastral co-ordinates on the ground by GPS shall be made  using  the  official  geodetic  transformation parameters  provided  by the Survey and Mapping  Division of the Lands  Commission, and where  there  is a conflict between  the field topographic  data  and  the cadastral  map co-ordinates,  the cadastral  map  co-ordinates  shall prevail.

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Responsible Institution

Minerals Commission

36 Second Cantonments Cl, Accra
Email:mlnrinfo@mlnr.gov.gh
Website:mlnrinfo@mlnr.gov.gh

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