The Ministry of Mining is there to ensure sustainable development, management and utilisation of minerals and monitoring geo-hazards for the socio-economic development of Malawi.

The Ministry is made up of Corporate Services (Headquarters), Departments of Mines and Geological Surveys Department. The Ministry is led by the Honorable Minister John C. Bande (MP) and Principal Secretary is Dr. Leonard S.N Kalindekafe. 

Ministry of Mining | Private Bag 350 | Lilongwe 3 | Malawi | Tel:+2651789488 | Fax: +2651788689

Paladin (Africa) Limited is currently mining uranium at Kayelekera Uranium mine in Karonga District. The company is also conducting exploration in the adjacent areas to identify more uranium and other resources.

Uranium Mining

Paladin (Africa) Limited is currently mining uranium at Kayelekera Uranium mine in...

Oil and Gas Exploration

The Ministry granted three exploration licenses for oil/gas; two licenses were issued...

Exploration for Niobium

Exploration activities that has been done by Globe metals and mining in...

Mkango Resources Rare Earth Exploration

Mkango Resources is doing exploration for rare earth at Songwe in Phalombe district. The...

Rare Earth Exploration (GSD and JOGMEC)

The Geological Survey Department (GSD) encourages and promotes the development of mineral...