Mining – Local Content Regulations 2019

New Mining (Local Content) (Amendments) Regulations 2019 have made some changes to the Mining (Local Content) Regulations 2018, which include:

  • Local shareholding requirement for indigenous Tanzanian companies reduced from 51% to 20%.
  • Timeline extensions for review of local content plans by Mining Commission and Local Content Committee, starting at 60 days.
  • Local shareholding requirement for a Tanzanian bank reduced from 51% to 20%.

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