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United Kingdom

Member of the Institute of Materials Minerals and Mining (MIMMM) (United Kingdom)

  • Generic name of profession

    Mining and metallurgy expert
  • Identification

    Name of regulated profession:
    Member of the Institute of Materials Minerals and Mining (MIMMM)
    United Kingdom
    All regions
  • Legal information

    Legal basis for regulation

    EU Law :
    National legislation:
    Royal Charter dated 26 June 2002
    Useful link:


    Type of regulation :
    Protected title (without reserves of activities)


    Recognition under:
    DIRECTIVE 2005/36/EC
    Additional information :
    Recognition under Directive 2005/36/EC:
    General system of recognition - primary application
    Qualification level:
    PS3 - Diploma of post-secondary level (3-4 years) , Art. 11 d
    Prior check of qualifications for a temporary and/or occasional provision of services:
  • Activities

    Description of activities:
    Exercise independent technical judgement in the application of scientific and engineering principles to one or more of the technical disciplines relating to the materials cycle, from exploration and extraction, to processing, design, application, manufacturing, end use, re-purposing and recycling.
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