Promoting jobs, protecting people
NATLEX
Database of national labour, social security and related human rights legislation

Gambia (8) > Specific categories of workers

Name: Mines and Quarries Act, 2005 (Act No. 7 of 2005) (Cap. 64:01)
Country: Gambia
Subject(s): Mining and quarrying workers
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2005-12-12
Entry into force:
ISN: GMB-2005-L-110051
Link: https://www.ilo.org/dyn/natlex/natlex4.detail?p_isn=110051&p_lang=en
Bibliography: Legislation on-line Legislation on-line African Mining Legislation Atlas PDF PDF (DOC.NORMES) (consulted on 2020-06-30)
Abstract/Citation: Regulates the granting of licences for mines and quarries as well as related operations and rights to minerals. Provides that the Ministry may impose conditions related to safety (Articles 17, 52, 71). Regulations may be adopted with respect to measures to be taken in respect of an area where mining or quarrying operations are being carried out relating to sanitation and health, including the establishment of cemeteries (Article 115(3)(k)).
Repealed text(s):

© Copyright and permissions 1996-2014 International Labour Organization (ILO) | Privacy policy | Disclaimer