With the recent 2017-18 Budget announcement, programs and services affected will be updated shortly. Posted March 22, 2017

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Apply to Decommission and Reclaim a Pollutant Control Facility

Overview

A company wanting to close a pollutant control facility must inform the Minister 60 days prior to closure and be prepared to implement their decommissioning and reclamation plan.

Benefits

Providing notice to permanently close a pollutant control facility allows an owner or operator to reduce potential harm from environmental contamination when operating a mine.

Eligibility

A person who wishes to close a pollutant control facility, mine or mill permanently shall:

Advise the minister in writing at least 60 days before commencing the permanent closure; and implement any decommissioning and reclamation plan approved by the minister according to the time frames set out in the plan.

How To Apply

All information should be submitted through Environment Business Services document submission process, or through the assigned Environmental Protection Officer.

  • A statement of the reasons for the proposed closure of the facility. 

Apply

Environment Business Services

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