Mines and Quarries Act, 1965

Disqualification of contractors and their employees for appointment as managers or deputies of mines.

20.—Where a mine or any part thereof is worked, or any operations in a mine are carried on, by a contractor, and a person is under this Part required to hold qualifications for appointment as manager or deputy, neither the contractor nor a person employed by him shall be capable of being appointed to such office notwithstanding that, apart from this section, he is qualified for appointment thereto.