About Ministry


The Ministry of Natural Resources undertakes the immense responsibility of assessing and managing the country’s natural resources. Through efficient management, we aim to achieve sustainable development of Belize’s national land, water and mineral resources. The Ministry works diligently to ensure a better quality of life for present and future generations of Belizeans.

The Ministry’s Portfolio:

  • Lands and Surveys Department
  • Land Registry Department
  • National Hydrological Service (Hydrology Unit)
  • Mineral Sector (Mining Unit)                                                                                       

Natural Resources!
The way we live, they way we create, the way we sustain…


To improve the quality of life for present and future generations through sustainable management of Belize’s natural resources.


To continue as the economic pillar of Belize through responsible management of our natural resources and providing technical assistance to all stakeholders.