Mining Act in Finland

Tukes: mining authority in Finland

2021-2-24 · (Mining Act) 3 The ministry of Economic Affairs and Employment is responsible for the general guidance, monitoring, and development of activities under mining act. The Finnish Safety and Chemicals agency acts as the mining authority referred to in this act. Tukes enforces compliance with mining act and manages other duties laid down herein.

Mining Act

2015-3-25 · The idea behind the 1965 Mining Act was that natural resources were used for the benefit of the Finnish nation, and therefore a task in which state companies had an important role to play. This can be compared to the present situation where the Finnish mineral deposits are explored by multi-national companies and the minerals form only a small ...

Finland as a mining country

Mining Act - FINLEX

About Mineral Legislation in Finland

2022-1-10 · The actual Mining Act and Decree are available in both the Finnish and Swedish language: - The Mining Act (Kaivoslaki 503/65) - The Mining Decree (Kaivosasetus 663/65) - Amendments to the Mining Law (1427/92, 1625/92, 474/94, 1571/94, 208/95, 561/95 and 1076/95) In the text below these will be referred to collectively as the Mining Law. 1.

Mining in Finland

2018-7-18 · The number of mine workers in the whole mining sector (including construction minerals) in Finland has also increased and the total workforce, including subcontractors, currently numbers around ...

Mining | Finnish Safety and Chemicals Agency (Tukes)

The mining permit applicant is most often a company registered in Finland, with mining as line of business. A natural person is also eligible to apply for a mining permit. ... If the permit authority has postponed the expiry of the mining permit in accordance with the Mining Act, the compensation shall be 100 euros per hectare until mining ...

Nature Conservation Legislation

Finland''s Nature Conservation Act (1096/1996, as amended by 492/1997, 144/1999, 371/1999, 553/2004, 1069/2004, 506/2005 and 591/2005) has been drawn up to meet the latest conservation needs, and Finland''s obligations derived from EU legislation, especially from the EU and Habitats Directives and the international convention on ...

Finland as a mining country

The Finnish mining legislation is governed by the Mining Act (621/2011), which entered into force on 1 July 2011 (the "Current Mining Act"), and the Decree on Mining Activities which entered into force on 1 July 2012. The central objective of the current legislation is to ensure that mining is conducted in a socially, economically and ...

Finnish ruling parties find agreement on delayed mining …

2022-2-25 · THE RULING PARTIES of Finland have found common ground on the long-discussed mining act reform, according to the Ministry of Economic Affairs and Employment.. The reform is to increase the influence of municipalities over whether or not a mine will be established within their territory by making mining permits conditional on a valid local master plan or local …

In brief: mining rights and title in Finland

2021-5-27 · The Mining Authority, a governmental authority, is the competent authority to award mineral rights in Finland, excluding mining permits concerning the production of uranium and thorium, which are ...

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