i. The process starts with the registration of a business entity, either as a sole proprietorship or a limited liability company at the Registrar General’s Department.
ii. The nature of business should include the following
• and exporting of Precious Minerals
iii. Download and fill out the application form from here (website/link). The form should be submitted with copies of the following documents attached.
• Residence utility bill
• A valid ID card (Ghana Card)
• 2 passport pictures
iv. There is a processing fee of GHC100.00
v. The form must be submitted with an application letter on the applicant’s business Letterhead, signed and addressed to:
The Managing Director Precious Minerals Marketing Co. Ltd
P.O. Box M108 Diamond House, Accra
vi. The applicant MAY add names of five (5) agents or employees for the accreditation to be issued for them to buy gold from small scale miners.
vii. A Police Clearance Report from the CID Headquarters will be required from the applicant.
viii. For Companies where a non-Ghanaian individual or entity is a shareholder, a GIPC Certificate will be required to support the application.
ix. Validity of license is for one (1) year from the date of issuance, subject to an annual renewal.
Fresh Application GHC 7,000.00
Renewal GHC 5,000.00
Companies (Foreign Shareholding) USD$ 5,000.00