KP Minerals has been proudly contributing to national economy while sensibly exploiting precious mineral resources since its inception

In 2001, Directorate General Mines & Minerals, Inspectorate of Mines and Commissionerate of Mines were created to administrate the mining operation, monitor the safety measure and to conduct walfare project for the mining labour of KP. Later in 2009 all these three departments were brought togather under the Umbrella of Minerals Development Department and since then working under the Ministery for Minerals Development Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.

Our Vision

Minerals Development Department has a clear vision for Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. Through rigorous reform attitude in the legal framework by updating polices & laws to international standards and improving capacity building of the departments human resources, Minerals Development Department is committed to participate in the socio-economic uplift of the province.

Our Promise

Minerals Development Department pledges to maintain transparency and insure ease of doing business for the investors interested in mineral sector of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. KP Minerals Department has made it is mission to bring in the mineral sector to main stream business platform while enabling KP’s people to benefit from these these natural resource by partaking their fair share in the improvement of their life style and thereafter improving their province economic stature.

Our Mission

Minerals Development Department pledges to maintain transparency and insure ease of doing business for the investors interested in mineral sector of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. KP Minerals Department has made it is mission to bring in the mineral sector to main stream business platform while enabling KP’s people to benefit from these these natural resource by partaking their fair share in the improvement of their life style and thereafter improving their province economic stature.

Directorate General Mines & Minerals

Licensing Wing

  • Mineral Titles Concession
  • Royalty Collection

Exploration Promotion Division

  • Exploration Promotion

  • Development Project

Mineral Testing Laboratory

  • Mineral Testing

Inspectorate of Mines

  • Conduct Safety Inspection

  • Mine Rescue
  • Safety Trainings

Comissionarate of Mines

  • Labour Welfare Projects
  • Excise Duty Collection