Mineral exploration- and extraction permits

Service

The data display areas covered with mineral permits for the Norwegian state’s minerals, according to the "Lov om erverv og utvinning av mineralressurser (mineralloven)" §7; the Minerals Act. The data set contains areas defining active exploration permits (UND) and extraction permits (UTV). The data set has overlapping surfaces; several mineral rights can be issued for the same geographical area, but then have different priorities. The mineral Exploration or extraction permit with highest priority, i.e. the first applicant for the right, in a given area is determined by the date The Directorate of Mining with the Commissioner of Mines at Svalbard (DMF) received the application. This is recorded in the attribute InnsendtDato. An exploration permit to the State’s minerals is awarded as a right to a defined area and not as a right to a specific deposit. The owner of an exploration permit with the best priority has the exclusive right to apply for an extraction permit following the Minerals Act § 29. The validity of the exploration permits is 7 years from the best priority whereas extraction permits have 10 years validity. This date is defined from the attribute "UtstedtDato". DMF is the owner of the data set. The data set is included in the WMS-service Bergrettigheter.

Specific usage

Mineral prospecting, mineral exploration, mineral exploitation, mineral extraction, urban planning, detailed zoning plans, detailed planning, municipal planning. Candidate to the Norwegian public data archive (DOK). The permits are defined by the Minerals Act. Exploration permits are labelled “UND”, extraction permits are labelled “UTV”. The validity of the exploration permits is 7 years from the best priority whereas extraction permits have 10 years validity. This date is defined from the attribute "UtstedtDato". The permits can be extended, cf. Minerals Act § 23 and §§ 33-34.

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Contact information

Logo Direktoratet for mineralforvaltning

Contact metadata:
Håvard Hammerstad, havard.hammerstad@dirmin.no – Directorate of Mining

Contact owner:
Mali Brekken, mali.brekken@dirmin.no – Directorate of Mining

Contact publisher:
Sven Nørsett, sven.norsett@dirmin.no – Directorate of Mining

Distribution

Format:
  • OGC WMS 1.3.0

Distribution type: WMS service

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Constraints

Use limitations: Ingen begrensninger på bruk er oppgitt.

Access constraints: Open data

Use constraints: Other restrictions

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Security constraints: Unclassified