Natural Resources and Energy Development
A mining lease is a legal agreement allowing for the production of minerals.
Anyone with a mineral claim who has decided to produce minerals from the mineral claim can apply for a mining lease.
The actual mining lease document is Form 14 under Regulation 86-99. (see form in Related Links)
Changes To Fees
This document provides the rationale supporting changes to fees, associated revenue information, and the legal authority:
2010 NR Minerals Application for a Mining Lease.pdf,
2010 NR Minerals Fee to Transfer a Mining Lease.pdf,
2010 NR Minerals Transfer or Assignment.pdf
Unless otherwise specified, Fees exclude the harmonized sales tax (HST).
|Fee Description||Rate in $||Effective Date|
|All or part of a mining lease||100.00||2010-01-01|
|Assignment of a mortgage, charge or other security interest on a mining lease or an agreement||100.00||2010-01-01|
|Rent for a mining lease (per hectare per year)||6.00||1987-01-01|
|Required work for non-producing mining lease (per hectare per year)||60.00||1987-01-01|