A public consultation on the establishment of Final Mine Rehabilitation and Decommissioning Fund (FMRDF) of Operating Contractors and Permit Holders was conducted by the Mines and Geosciences Bureau Regional Office No. V (MGB RO No.-V) last March 20, 2017 in Casa Blanca Hotel, Peñaranda St. Legazpi City.

This is in response to the instruction of the DENR Secretary in her Memorandum dated February 28, 2017 to hold a public consultation on the proposed Department Administrative Order requiring mining contractors and permit holders with operations under care and maintenance to establish the Final Mine Rehabilitation Fund.