Administration of Mineral & Petroleum throughout the State
Grant of Exploration Licenses for minerals and petroleum to various public sector as well as private sector organizations.
Approval of Mining plan of minor minerals.
Grant of Mining leases for minerals and petroleum by the Mines & Minerals Department of the Government of Assam to various public sector as well as private sector organizations.
Optimum mining of mineral resources
It takes care of enforcement and implementation of various relevant Acts & Rules in force by the lessees & licensees of mineral & petroleum.
Regulation and grant of concession of minerals and petroleum as well as assessment and realisation of non-tax revenue to the State exchequer in the form of royalty, rents, etc. from the lessees on minerals & petroleum produced in the State.