Dépôt légal - Bibliothèque nationale du Québec, 2005

Staked claims
Prohibited land


It is prohibited to stake:

  • land located within the boundaries of a region in which claims can be obtained by map designation;
  • land covered by a mining concession, a mining lease, an application for a mining lease or an application for the conversion of mining rights;
  • land that is subject to a temporary suspension from mining activities during the preparation of a ministerial order;
  • land that is withdrawn by ministerial order from staking, map designation, prospecting and mining;
  • land before 9:00 AM on the 31st day following the refusal, abandonment, revocation, unrenewal or expiry of a mining right. The holder of (or the interested party for) the refused, abandoned, revoked, unrenewed or expired claim must wait an additional 30 day period before staking or designating again.







© Gouvernement du Québec, 2005