Artisanal mining means traditional and customary mining operations using traditional or customary ways and means.

Terms and Conditions

  • Artisanal Permit is only for local citizens
  • Artisanal Permit is valid for only one year and can be renewed annually
  • A single Artisanal Mining Permit shall be valid for an area within a single district

Step One

  • Application letter
  • Somaliland Identification cards
  • Physical and/or Technical capacity

Step Two

  • Pay non-refundable Licence fee
  • Submit completed Form one (Attached here)
  • Issued the Artisanal Mining permit within 14 days.

Step Three

  • Report to the regional office for circumstance change