Mining (Montana)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

EZFeed Policy

Place Montana

Applies to States or Provinces Montana
Name Mining (Montana)
Policy Category Other Policy
Policy Type Siting and Permitting
Affected Technologies Coal with CCS, Natural Gas
Active Policy Yes
Implementing Sector State/Province

Program Administrator Montana Bureau of Mines and Geology
Primary Website

Last Review 2014-09-15


This section provides general rules and regulations pertaining to mining practices in the state of Montana. It addresses mining locations and claims, procedures for rights-of-way and eminent domain, land ownership, and landowner notification. The Montana Bureau of Mines and Geology is authorized to establish a sand and gravel deposit program under this statute.

Policy Contact

Department Montana Bureau of Mines and Geology
Address Montana Tech
Address 2 1300 West Park Street
Place Butte, Montana
Zip/Postal Code 59701-8997
Phone 406.496.4167
Fax 406/496-4451

Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)

Authority 1: 82-2 MCA