Client: West Wits MLI (Proprietary) Limited

Proposed West Wits Mining Project, Roodepoort/Soweto, Gauteng (GP 30/5/1/2/2/10073 MR (Previously GP 30/5/1/2/2 (10068) MR))

West Wits MLI (Proprietary) Limited (West Wits) is proposing to establish a mining operation in an area located south of Roodepoort and to the north of Braamfischerville in the City of Johannesburg Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng. West Wits has re-applied for a mining right in terms of the Mineral and Petroleum Resources Development Act (Act No. 28 of 2002) (MPRDA) for gold, uranium and silver over various portions of the farms Roodepoort 236 IQ, Roodepoort 237 IQ, Tshekisho 710 IQ, Uitval 677 IQ, Vlakfontein 238 IQ, Vogelstruisfontein 231 IQ, Vogelstruisfontein 233 IQ, Witpoortjie 245 IQ, Glenlea 228 IQ.

Status

The application for environmental authorisation in support of the mining right application has been re-submitted to the Department of Mineral Resources (DMR). The Scoping Report was available for public review and comment from 3 August until 3 September 2018. The Scoping Report inclusive of comments received during the public review and commenting period have been incorporated and submitted to the DMR on 10 September 2018. On request for additional information by the DMR, the Scoping Report has been updated and re-submitted to the DMR on 11 December 2018. The DMR accepted the Scoping Report on 25 March 2019. The EIA Report was available for public review and comment from 23 May until 25 June 2019. The EIA Report inclusive of comments received during the public review and commenting period have been incorporated and submitted to the DMR in July 2019 and is available for information purposes.

Contact Person:

Marline Medallie

Clive Phashe

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