Scientific work related to mineral resources including geological surveys, collection of sediments etc. is permitted only according to licenses granted by the Mineral Licence and Safety Authority.

Applicants for scientific work must forward an application form and an insurance statement to the Mineral Licence and Safety Authority.

The Mineral Licence and Safety Authority can be contacted by e-mail This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Please note that information on scientific work which excludes mineral resources can be found on the official Government site for expeditions and research projects in Greenland http://naalakkersuisut.gl/en/About-government-of-greenland/Travel-activities-in-remote-parts-of-Greenland where guidelines and application forms can be downloaded.