For the website:
The Independent Commission for Mines and Minerals (ICMM) maintains this website to enhance public access to information about its initiatives in general. Our goal is to keep this information timely and accurate. If errors are brought to our attention, we will try to correct them. However the Commission accepts no responsibility or liability whatsoever with regard to the information on this site.

This information is:

  • of a general nature only and is not intended to address the specific circumstances of any particular individual or entity
  • not necessarily comprehensive, complete, accurate or up to date
  • sometimes linked to external sites over which the Commission services have no control and for which the Commission assumes no responsibility
  • not professional or legal advice (if you need specific advice, you should always consult a suitably qualified professional).

Please note that it cannot be guaranteed that a document available on-line exactly reproduces an officially adopted text.

It is our goal to minimize disruption caused by technical errors. However some data or information on our site may have been created or structured in files or formats that are not error-free and we cannot guarantee that our service will not be interrupted or otherwise affected by such problems. The Commission accepts no responsibility with regard to such problems incurred as a result of using this site or any linked external sites.

This disclaimer is not intended to limit the liability of the Commission in contravention of any requirements laid down in applicable national law nor to exclude its liability for matters which may not be excluded under that law.

For displayed and printed maps

Although, appropriate care has been taken in compiling and checking the information presented in this map, the “Independent Commission for Mines and Minerals” and “Beak Consultants GmbH“ take no responsibility for any uncertainties, mistakes and errors contained within the map, for the correctness of the information itself as it was derived from various existing data sources, or any inconvenience and/or legal issues arising from there for the user.

The user recognizes that, by its nature, geoscientific data is inherently imprecise, and that such inaccuracies might be reflected in the map presentation. Furthermore, the user recognizes that geoscientific data represents an abstraction of the reality, only. Unavoidable adaptations have been applied during the data acquisition and map compilation process.