The Bulgarian Chamber of Mining and Industry defends the interests of its members in the formation of the national policy and in the elaboration and perfection of the legal framework in the field of underground resources in Bulgaria. In order to ensure maximum protection of the interests of its member organizations BCMG is working in partnership with the government authorities and with international organizations; it participates in partnership bodies at the national, industry and regional level, which includes the entering into a sector /industrial/ collective labour contract. The Chamber realizes business contacts and cooperation with local and international organizations for the exchange of experience by promoting the attraction of Bulgarian and foreign investment to the industry. BCMG provides consultations to its members on problems of labour legislation, on healthy and safe working conditions and social interrelations. The Association renders assistance in the exchange of information between its members including by arranging their participation in international exhibitions and fairs and providing market information on the creation of strategies for competitiveness.