Field Programme / Activities

The department provides services in various fields/disciplines which are given as under :-

  • Geological exploration of Minerals, Gemstone & Engineering assignments/ projects.

  • Exploration and development of Groundwater and its development.

  • Exploration and development of production wells for Groundwater resources.

  • Exploratory Mining.

  • Exploratory drilling by way of diamond drilling Rotary/Reverse Rotary drilling besides, percussion methods of drilling.

  • Processing of Mining Leases/Prospecting Licenses for Major Minerals.

  • Implement of Mineral Concession Rules of 1960, and Jammu & Kashmir Minor Mineral Concession Rules 1962 framed under M&M(D&R) Act 1957.

  • Collection of Royalty of Major as well as Minor Minerals.