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Obtain retention licence  (8) expand_more expand_less

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Summary of the procedure

Institutions/Systems involved 2 expand_more expand_less

Mining cadastre portal (x 4)
Ministry of Petroleum and Mining (x 3)

Results 1 expand_more expand_less

Retention licence

Required Documents expand_more expand_less

Certificate of incorporation
PIN certificate
Class A work permit
Identity card (x 2)
Bank deposit slip

Estimated cost KES  50,000

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KES 50,000
Application processing fee for retention licence
KES 0 -
KES  2,500 per square kilometre

Total Duration 25mn - 91d  expand_more expand_less

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Total time (sum): 25mn 91d
of which:
Waiting time in queue (sum): 10mn 20mn
Attention at counter: 15mn 40mn
Waiting time until next step (sum): 0mn 90d

Laws 2 expand_more expand_less

Kenya Mining Act 2016 Kenya Mining Act 2016
  Sections 95, 96
The  Mining  (Licence and Permit) Regulations, 2017 The Mining (Licence and Permit) Regulations, 2017
  Sections 36, 37
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