The Minerals and Mining industry in Ghana is the latest member of the extractive sector to issue consolidated and dedicated local content and local participation regulations for the sector. The Minerals and Mining (Local Content and Local Participation) Regulations, 2020 (L.I. 2431) (the “Regulations”), which came into force on 16th October 2020, consolidates important mining laws and regulations relating to local content including the Minerals and Mining Act, 2006, Act 703, Minerals and Mining (General) Regulations, 2012 (L.I. 2173) and the Minerals and Mining (Support Services) Regulations, 2012 (L.I. 2174).