Note: Mines Office shifted to Ground Floor of Institute Menezes Braganza, Panaji-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