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The purpose of an information bulletin (IB) is to notify industry regarding items such as:
- proposed changes to legislation
- regulations or operating procedures with the intent of soliciting feedback
- new programs or changes to existing programs, projects, services, strategies or organizational structures
- industry participation in department initiatives
The IB's are available through Alberta’s open government portal at the following links:
- Coal and Mineral Development Information Bulletins
- Metallic and Industrial Minerals Information Bulletins
- Mineral Rights Information Bulletins
- Ammonite Shell Information Bulletins
Summary of Information bulletins
- IB 2020-01: Metallic and Industrial Minerals Royalty Regulation and Metallic and Industrial Minerals Tenure Regulation (May 14, 2020)
- IB 2018-03: Coal and mineral development tenure applications and royalty payments in the event of a postal strike
- IB 2018-02: Rental default process for petroleum and natural gas, oil sands, metallic and industrial minerals, coal and ammonite shell agreements
- IB 2018-01: Coal and mineral development online application for coal tenure (February 13, 2018)
- IB 2018-02: Coal and mineral development online royalty reporting for coal (February 13, 2018)
Information letters for ammonite shell or metallic and industrial minerals are available through a separate service. They notify industry of legislative changes. When letters are published, a notification is sent to the subscriber list.
Connect with the Coal and Mineral Development Unit:
Coal and Mineral Development Unit
North Petroleum Plaza
9945 108 Street *
Edmonton, Alberta T5K 2G6
* Couriers, please report to the 2nd floor.
Calgary (drop-off location only)
300, 801 6 Avenue SW
Calgary, Alberta T2P 3W2
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