This type of license is only given to indeginous Zambians and registered cooporatives
The small scale Explorartion Rights are only granted to companies with minimum 5% Zambian shareholding.
The small scale Mining Rights are only granted to companies with minimum 5% Zambian shareholding.
Minerals Economics Unit in the Mines Development Department issues the following types of trading permits/ licences;
A trading permit can be issued to an indigenous Zambian and can also be issued to a registered limited Company. The trading permit can be used for buying and selling of various minerals.
Types of trading permits;