The normative act on the federal government web page, dated June 24, describes the affirmation of “Pointers on the registration of the crypto property mining,” and units the finalization date on July 9. The second article of the doc gives an uncompromising wording:
“Mining is being carried out solely by the authorized entity with using electrical vitality, offered by a photo voltaic photovoltaic energy plant.”
As an extra complication, the miners ought to personal the photo voltaic photovoltaic energy plant that they may use for vitality.
The manager order additionally obliges any mining operator to acquire a certificates and register within the nationwide registry of crypto mining firms. This process calls for a quick listing of paperwork, and will take not more than 20 days from submitting to the ultimate resolution to the licensing physique. The certificates can be legitimate for one yr after the registration.
All of the forex generated from mining actions can be spared taxation, although the mining farms would face the particular tariffs on the consumed vitality set by the Uzbekistan authorities. However, the commerce operations with mined property must be carried out solely on the change platforms which can be registered in Uzbekistan. The mining of nameless cryptocurrencies can be prohibited.
In April 2022, the freshly-restructured NAPP grew to become Uzbekistan’s unique crypto regulator with the mission to adopt a special crypto regulation regime within the nation. This transfer got here in a row of initiatives launched by the Uzbekistan President Shavkat Mirziyoyev to supply the regulatory framework for crypto. In September 2018, Mirziyoyev signed a regulation prohibiting native companies from launching their crypto exchanges in Uzbekistan. The regulation solely supplied authorized standing to crypto exchanges established by international authorized entities.