Statute & Regulations
Educational Material (K-12)
The Division of Minerals is tasked with encouraging and assisting in the exploration and production of minerals in Nevada, as well as maintaining a record of all mining operations and their annual production. Information beneficial to the minerals industry is collected and disseminated through this website, outreach events, and various publications, including those of the Nevada Bureau of Mines and Geology. The Division also provides information and the necessary forms to properly record the location or maintenance of a mining claim, mill site, or tunnel right.