Frequently Asked

General info

Critical Minerals Africa is the global event for African critical minerals. The 2023 edition is the inaugural event, to be followed by future events in South Africa and around the continent. CMA 2023 brings together producers, end users, governments, and investors with a focused program and format dedicated to facilitating dealmaking.

The event will be held at the CTICC in Cape Town on 17-19 October 2023.

You can purchase your delegate pass online by clicking the button in the top right. Special rates are available for South Africa-headquartered SMEs. Sponsorship and exhibition options are available offline – please email to get more details.

Tickets may be available on the door on 17 October, however seats are limited so you can only guarantee your place by purchasing your delegate pass online.

Ticketing Information

International: R27,000 (+ VAT)
South African (locally headquartered SMEs): R13,500 (+ VAT)

We accept all major credit cards through the online PayGate system. If you have trouble paying online or if you have special requirements, please email

Your ticket includes full access to the conference and exhibition on 17 and 18 October 2023, all networking coffee breaks, and lunch on 18 October.
Tickets are non transferable.
Tickets are non refundable.
Your ticket will be delivered over email and your name registered on our system. When you arrive at the CTICC, you will be able to pick up your physical badge. Badge collection will take place from 8am on 17 October until 2pm.

Travel Information

Cape Town International Airport is served by major global airlines and has frequent daily connections to the rest of South Africa.
Uber is the most convenient way to reach city hotels and the conference venue from the airport. Learn more about the location here:
Yes, Cape Town has numerous excellent accommodation options close to the CTICC. The most convenient include The Westin and Southern Sun The Cullinan, among others.
Cape Town weather can change quickly, but is usually fine and warm during the spring time. It is advised you pack a jacket in case of cold or wet days.