Government of New Brunswick

The department delivers a variety of geoscience maps, reports, journal articles, industry reports, and other products through its regional offices (Bathurst and Sussex) and head office (Fredericton).

Many of these documents are available for download from this web site, however, if you wish to make an order, please contact the office of your choice.

   

Purchasing Costs

Black and white maps are available for $3.00 each while coloured maps cost $10.00 each. Costs for purchasing reports vary, therefore, please contact geoscience@gnb.ca or call 506-453-3826 for details.
  

Taxation

All documents are taxed at 15% (HST) except reports which are taxed at 5% (GST). Please note that HST applies to orders received from Nova Scotia, Newfoundland, and from within New Brunswick. Orders from outside these areas will be subject to 5% GST only.
  

How to Pay

Payment can be done by:

  • Visa or Mastercard – please ensure you provide your card number, card expiry date, and your telephone number when placing orders
  • Cheque or money order made payable to the Minister of Finance
  • Cash (available for walk in clients)
      

Shipping and Handling Fees

 

Total Value of Order ($) Canada ($) Us and Other Countries ($)
up to 5.00 2.00 2.93
5.01 - 25 3.50 4.55
25.01 - 75 5.40 7.02
75.01 - 200 10.50 13.65
over 200 6% of total value 7.8% of total value

    

Sample Purchase

The following is a sample of a purchase order based on a request received from Nova Scotia, Newfoundland, or New Brunswick:
    

  Report Map Shipping Fee($) Total to Pay($)
Quantity 1 1
Unit Cost($) 23.00 3.00
Taxable Amount($) 23.00 3.00 5.40
GST($) [at 5%] 1.15 NA NA
HST($) [at 13%] NA 0.39 0.70
Total($) 24.15 3.39 6.10 33.64

     

Geological Surveys of Canada (GSC) Publications

The department has also available many GSC publications. Each GSC Report is accompanied by a code that indicates where it can be purchased. Maps are available from both the GSC and the Minerals and Petroleum Information Services section (unless otherwise indicated). The following is a list of codes and locations:
   

Codes Location
1 New Brunswick Department of Natural Resources, Minerals, Policy and Planning,
P.O. Box 6000, Fredericton, New Brunswick, E3B 5H1 Telephone: (506) 453-3826.
2 Geological Survey of Canada Bookstore, 601 Booth Street, Ottawa, Ontario, K1A 0E8
Telephone: (613) 995-4342, Toll Free Number: 1-888-252-4301, Fax: (613) 943-0646,
E-mail: gsc_bookstore@gscnrcan.gc.ca
3 Geophysical Data Centre, Regional Geophysics Section, Continental Geoscience Division, Geological Survey of Canada, 615 Booth Street, Ottawa, Ontario, K1A 0E9. 
Telephone: (613) 995-5326.
4 GSC Atlantic, Bedford Institute of Oceanography, 1 Challenger Drive, PO Box 1006, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, B2Y 4A2.  Telephone: (902) 426-3492, Fax: (902) 426-8484,
E-mail: agc@agc.bio.ns.ca
A Precision Document Management Ltd., 3770 Kempt Road, Halifax, Nova Scotia, B3K 4X8
Telephone: (902) 455-5451
B Riley's Datashare International Ltd., P.O. Box 6730, Station D, Calgary, Alberta, T2P 2V8
Telephone: (403) 291-3370  Fax: (403) 291-3894
C Terra Surveys Ltd., 1335 Leeds Ave., Unit 6, Ottawa, Ontario, K1B 5K9
Telephone: (613) 731-9571