Scientific Work

Application Documents

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

The application form should contain genral information about the applicant, information about the planned activities and the location of these. 

The insurance statement is intended to ensure that any costs related to search and rescue will by covered by the applicant and not the Government of Greenland. The insurance statement must be filled out and stamped by an insurance company or an appropriate institution, which can cover such costs. 

Please contact us in case of any questions, .

Information on other types of scientific work

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. On this site you can find information about other kinds of scientific work that require permitting and you can download guidelines and application forms.