Directorate of Mines & Geology
Government of Goa

Functions of the Directorate of Mines and Geology

Major Mineral

  • Grant / renewal of mineral concessions
  • Enforcement of Mines and Minerals ( Development & Regulation ) Act, 1957, Mineral Concession Rules 1960.
  • Revenue collection
  • Enforcement of Goa ( Prevention of Illegal Mining, Transportation and Storage ) Rules 2004
  • Central and State Geological Programming Board
  • Mineral Advisory Council
  • Mineral Statistics
  • All allied matters connected with mining activity with its attendant problems

Minor Mineral

  • Grant / renewal of quarrying leases / permits
  • Enforcement of Goa Daman and Diu Minor Mineral Concession Rules 1985
  • Revenue collection
  • Mineral Statistics
  • All allied matters connected with quarrying

Administrations

  • Establishment & Service Matters
  • House Keeping
  • Public Grievances
  • Planning
  • Accounts
  • Plan and Non Plan Schemes
  • Public Relations
  • Right to Information