Part of Minerals

Minerals permits, leasing and maintenance

Acquiring mineral rights by direct purchase and the maintenance of agreements.

The Coal and Mineral Development unit issues and administers agreements relating to exploration and production of Alberta-owned (Crown) metallic and industrial minerals and ammonite shell.

See the overview for descriptions of agreement types, also how to acquire, maintain and terminate agreements. The tool kits in this section provide guidance for prospective developers, they include all the requirements, legislation and resources.