MERN- Fees for Exploration Rights

New Legislative and Regulatory Provisions

Exploration Rights

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Exploration and Land Reserved to the State

Mining activity and other land uses

Directives and Notices

Conversion, Replacement and Amalgamation

Mining title management system (Gestim)

Mining Taxation



Mining Duties Return

Rates and indexing of dues, rents, royalties and fees: january 1, 2020

Pursuant to section 83.3 of the Financial Administration Act (CQLR, c. A-6.001), these fees are indexed automatically every year on January 1st to reflect the annual change in the Consumer Price Index for Québec. The indexation factor for this year is set at 1.72%. In accordance with section 83.6 of the Financial Administration Act, the Ministry of Energy and Natural Resources hereby publishes the 2020 indexation for fees set under the Regulation respecting mineral substances other than petroleum, natural gas and brin (chapter M-13.1, r. 2).

Accordingly, the fees as from January 1, 2020, are as shown below.

  • Rates and indexing of dues, rents royalties and fees: january 1, 2020
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