Client: Hotazel Manganese Mines (Pty) Ltd

Proposed Changes to Infrastructure Layout and Activities at the Mamatwan Mine

March 25, 2021

Hotazel Manganese Mines (Pty) Ltd (HMM), a subsidiary of South32, is proposing to make changes to infrastructure layout and activities at the Mamatwan Mine (MMT), located 25 km south of the town Hotazel, in the Northern Cape Province. 

MMT is making an application to the Department of Mineral Resources and Energy for an integrated environmental authorisation and update of the mine's Environmental Management Programme to address a number of layout and activity changes that have already taken place at the MMT, as well as cater for further layout and activity changes that are proposed. 


Name: Natasha Smyth
Telephone: 011 467 0945


The Scoping Report has been made available for a 30-day public review and comment period between 29 March and 3 May 2021. If you, or your organisation would like to register as an Interested and Affected Party and/or wish to raise any initial issues or concerns regarding the environmental process or require additional information, please contact or forward them to Natasha Smyth (using the details provided) by no later than 3 May 2021.