Thursday, 15 December 2016 19:48
Rick Conte, Executive Vice President of the Association for Mineral Exploration, has requested feedback from Chamber members on a review by the Ministry of Energy and Mines of the "Financial Security Policy for Mine Reclamation".
His request was outlined in a letter to EKCM below,
AME has been asked by the Ministry of Energy and Mines to participate in a review of the financial security policy for mine reclamation. The security policy “…must have at its core the twin goals of protecting the taxpayer and industry competitiveness.“
You would see this policy matter in terms of the security bond that is required with the Notice of Work.
I would be interested in hearing from you on any aspect of the security process including:
I would appreciate your feedback on this matter as this is our opportunity to try to achieve change.
Wednesday, 06 July 2016 02:29
As part of the Land Access and Use Committee (LAUC) a survey has been created by the Association of Mineral Exploration of BC (AMEBC), that will track your experience with the current permitting system, what is working well, what needs improvement, delays, etc, so that the information can be used to help government build a better system.
The link to the survey is: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/T82TVNY
This survey provides a valuable opportunity to provide your feedback and experiences working within the current mine permitting process.
Tuesday, 14 June 2016 21:38
Please join us for our Annual General Meeting on June 30, 2016 at 6:00 PM at the East Kootenay Chamber of Mines Office located at:
Suite 201 #45; 16 - 11 Ave. S.
Cranbrook, BC, Canada
We look forward to seeing you there!