The Guyana Gold and Diamond Miners Association [GGDMA] will be holding a general membership meeting on Wednesday November 14, 2018 at 16:00 hours [4 pm] at the Association’s Headquarters 29 North Road, Bourda, Georgetown.


  1. Meeting Called to Order
  2. Brief Report by Administrative Manager [Mr. Avalon Jagnandan].
  3. Guest Speakers – Mr. Sherwood Lowe and Mr. William Woolford – mining policy team, commissioned by the Ministry of Natural Resources (MNR), has been invited by the Association to discuss with Miners the Draft Mining Policy Document.
  4. Benefits of Miners being tax compliant – Miners Investment Agreements.
    – Reduced duty on Fue
    – Reduced duty on vehicles, equipment and spares.
  5. Filling of a vacant seat on the GGDMA Management Committee [2018-2019].
  6. GGDMA Annual Dinner and Dance – December 19, 2018.
  7. Launching of the GGDMA Website
  8. Floor open to Membership – other issues and concerns Members may have.
    – Mining best practices [Sluice Box]
  9. Adjournment

Members are requested to make a special effort to attend this meeting.

Yours Sincerely,
Mr. Avalon Jagnandan
Administrative Manager