Federation Press book explaining the key legal issues in the regulation of mining

Explains the key legal issues in the regulation of mining. The book starts with an overview of the mineral sector and broader forces which influence (and are impacted by) mineral regulation including mineral economics, sustainable development and other policy considerations. Then has seven chapters covering:

  • Mineral Rights
  • Land Access & Use
  • Mine Development & Production
  • Environmental & Social Issues
  • Financial & Investment Issues
  • Government Agreements
  • Procedural Matters

The book is extensively referenced with material drawn from over 50 countries, 300 laws and court decisions, and 800 secondary materials including books, articles and government reports.

Federation Press