Chh-Chh1 Branch

The main subjects of these branches Chh-Chh1 are as under:

  • Mines and Mineral (Development & Regulation) Act, 1957.
  • Mines and Mineral (Development & Regulation) Amendment Act, 2010.
  • Mines and Mineral (Development & Regulation) Amendment Act, 2015.
  • Gujarat Minor Mineral Rules 1966
  • Gujarat Minor Mineral Concession Rules, 2010
  • Gujarat Minor Mineral Concession Rules, 2017
  • Gujarat Minor Mineral Concession (First Amendment) Rules, 2019
  • Gujarat Minor Mineral Concession (Second Amendment) Rules, 2019
  • Gujarat Mining (Prevention of illegal Mining, Transportation & Storage) Rules 2017
  • Gujarat Mining (Prevention of illegal Mining, Transportation & Storage) (First Amendment) Rules 2019
  • Mineral Policy 2003 and to promote in minerals declared (stated)under Mineral policy - 2003.
  • Mineral Conservation and Development Rules, 1988
  • Mineral Conservation and Development Rules, 2017
  • Marble Development and Conservation Rules, 2002
  • Granite Conservation & Development Rules, 1999
  • Exploration of new mineral deposits in the State.
  • Preparing Mineral Atlas and Data Bank in collaboration with Government agencies on the basis of mineral surveys and availability of exploration report.
  • Administrative work related to Gujarat Mineral Research and Development Society (GMRDS)
  • Development of Infrastructure and environment in mining areas.
  • Approval of Mining Lease /Prospecting License.
  • Recovery of royalty and dead rent
  • Administrative works related to Gujarat Mineral Development Corporation (Chh 1- Branch).
  • To hear revision appeal in respect of Mining orders.
  • Work related to Gujarat Mineral Research and Development Society.
  • Training to Adivasis for mining activities.
  • Mineral Exhibitions and seminars.

Important Scheme for Mines & Minerals:

  • District Mineral Fund.
  • Minerals Atlas and Data Bank.
  • Survey and study of minerals.
  • Development and creation of infrastructure facilities in Mining areas.
  • Expeditious drilling work in mining feasibility areas.
  • Geo chemical mapping in Kutchh District.
  • Geo Park in Kutchh District.
  • Stone Artisan Park of Ambaji and Dhangdhra.
  • Mineral testing laboratory.