On 21st March 2022, we experienced a grave loss when our team undertaking geochemical surveys at Rupa, Lokisilei village fell into an ambush of castle rustlers who killed 5 people
WHO WE ARE
To establish, promote the development, strategically manage and safeguard the rational and sustainable exploitation and utilization of mineral resources for social and economic development.
A model of excellence in sustainable management and utilization of mineral resources.
To ensure reliable, adequate and sustainable exploitation, management and utilization of mineral resources.
The Energy Department is committed to responsibly establish and develop the geothermal
energy of Uganda and also demonstrate other geothermal uses for social and economic
Oversees the process of granting and regulating
mining operations of Uganda. It is made up three (3) divisions namely License Administration division, Geoscience division, Monitoring and Inspection division,
Projects in DGSM