Ministerio de Energía y Minas


General Directorate of Mining

The General Directorate of Mining (DGM, for its acronym in Spanish) is the Line Unit of the Ministry of Energy and Mines, which reports directly to the Office of the Vice Minister of Mines, which is responsible for regulating and promoting mining activities, safeguarding the rational use of mining resources in harmony with the environment. The DGM is currently under the responsibility of Eng. Alfredo Rodriguez Muñoz.

According to Article 98 of Supreme Decree 031-2007-EM, the General Directorate of Mining has the following functions and attributions: