Sierra Leone’s Mining Agreements Live on ResourceContracts
Sierra Leone Mining Lease Agreements go Live on the ResourceContracts Website
Meeting on Strategic Objectives of the NMA
The Board and NMA meeting on the Agency’s Strategic Objectives
President Ernest Koroma Launches the NMA
Official launching of the National Minerals Agency
125 Carats Octahedral Diamond Found in Kono
A high quality 125 carats octahedral diamond valued at US$ 818,000
Mines Minister Engages Companies on Ebola
The Minister of Mines Engaging Mining Companies on the Ebola Outbreak
Mining Journal’s Supplement on S/Leone
Mining Journal’s Supplement on Sierra Leone launched in Freetown
Our Core Values
The Agency's core values include, but not limited to:
We maintain high level of transparency in all our dealings.
The Agency remains accountable to the people of Sierra Leone at all times.
We provide a fair playing field to all of our clients irrespective of background.
Our team's level of professionalism enables us to better serve our clients.
Director General's Message
Dear friends, I am pleased to welcome you to the new and improved website of the National Minerals Agency (NMA). The NMA is a semi-autonomous agency established by the Government of Sierra Leone to promote the development of the minerals sector; implement mining policies and regulations; enforce compliance with all mining laws and regulations; and promote the rights of communities. You will now see a much broader range of information on the site. You may particularly be interested in visiting the following sections, which represent key aspects of the work of the National Minerals Agency:
The National Minerals Agency was established by an Act of Parliament to serve as the technical wing of the Ministry of Mines and Mineral Resources responsible for the implementation of the Mines and Minerals Act of 2009. To be able to fully serve our numerous clients and remain transparent to the people of Sierra Leone, the Agency carries out a number of core services as established by law. A few of these services are highlighted here below.
NMA runs a Laboratory under the Directorate of Geological Survey. The Lab carries out ...
The Geodata and Information Management team offers a range of GIS solutions to customers in both ...
Library & Research
Library and Research is the other area under the GDIM Unit and is responsible for ...
NMA manages all licence administration processes through a flexible cadastre system.