Foreign investors wishing to invest in the Solomon Islands’ mines and minerals sector need to be aware of a number of things before making the decision to invest. It is in the Ministry’s best interest that potential investors are aware of the Solomon Islands’ legal and policy frameworks, Mineral Rights application processes, key contacts and other useful resources that are relevant to the mines and minerals sector.

To get an overview of the active mining companies and licenses in the country, please visit the MMERE Online Repository portal.

Foreign Investor Information

Foreign Investment

Investor Promotion

Transparency & Compliance

Mining Rights Application

Mining Tenement Maps

Mineral Occurrence Maps

pdf Mines and Minerals Act (369 KB)

Scientific Reports

Standard Forms

Standard Fees

Approved Mining Licenses

Contact the Mines Division