Proposed exploration of base, rare and precious metals and industrial mineral activities on 7 EPLs in the Khomas, Kunene and Otjozondjupa Regions.

Exploration activities for base and rare metals, industrial minerals and precious metals on EPLs 7212, 7789, 7964, 7970, 7971, 7972 and 7974

Votorantim Metals is a large international group that undertakes base mineral exploration activities in Namibia. Votorantim Metals Namibia proposes to undertake low impact exploration activities on EPLs 7212, 7789, 7964, 7970, 7971, 7972 and 7974  in search of base and rare metals, industrial minerals and precious metals.

ECC’s Role

Environmental Compliance Consultancy (ECC) has been engaged by the proponent (Votorantim Metals Namibia (Pty) Ltd) to undertake an ESIA and an Environmental Management Plan (EMP) in terms of the Environmental Management Act, 2007 and its regulations. An environmental clearance application will be submitted to the relevant competent authorities, the Ministry of Mines and Energy (MME) and Ministry of Environment, Forestry and Tourism (MEFT).

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ECC-88-338-REP-31-D EPL 7974.pdfDownload
ECC-88-338-REP-30-D EPL 7972.pdfDownload
ECC-88-338-REP-29-D EPL 7971.pdfDownload
ECC-88-338-REP-29-D EPL 7971 updated.pdfDownload
ECC-88-338-REP-27-D EPL 7964.pdfDownload
ECC-88-338-REP-26-D EPL 7789.pdfDownload
ECC-88-338-REP-25-D EPL 7212.pdfDownload

Project Details


Votorantim Metals Namibia (Pty)Ltd


Approval Obtained, Submitted to Government for Record of Decision


Mining & Minerals



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