Welcome to the Ministry of Mines
The Ministry of Mines (MoM) is the first port of call for all investors interested in Ethiopia’s mining, Geothermal or petroleum sectors.
The MoM can direct you to the most up-to-date geodata available, guide you to the right legislation and regulations for your business, and help you apply for any licenses required.
The MoM also provides straightforward guidance on how to go about investing in Ethiopia’s abundant natural resources.
An Investor-Friendly Government
That is why Ethiopia delivers a regulatory regime that is transparent and predictable, and why it encourages both foreign and local mining companies to carry out exploration, development, and production according to their own plans and market conditions.
Our Investor Guide is designed to get you started on your path to investing in Ethiopia.