Guidelines for Exploration on Land Reserved to the State
The Ministère de l’Énergie et des Ressources naturelles may allow mining companies to carry out exploration in specific areas, under certain conditions.
Areas open to exploration
June 13, 2007
August 4, 2004
July 1st, 2004
July 15, 2003
May 30, 2003
January 8, 2003
Any company who wishes to carry out mineral exploration on lands reserved to the State shall comply with certain rules, in order to minimize environmental impacts. These are the conditions required to the Norebec-Manitou reserve, Lacs Guillaume-Delisle and à l’Eau Claire, Rivière Témiscamie and Monts Otish and Puvirnituq.
- Eligibility conditions
- Submitting applications
- Conditions for mining exploration work
- Rehabilitation plan
All applications must be submitted according to the directive concerning acceptable means to submit a notice of map designation.