Provincial Acts and Regulations

Section 4 of the Indian Oil and Gas Regulations, 1995 requires companies to comply with all relevant provincial laws, unless otherwise agreed to by the Minister of Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development and specified in a contract granted under the Regulations. The relevant provincial laws are specified as: being applicable to non-Indian lands; relating to the environment or to the exploration, development, treatment, conservation or production of oil and gas; and not conflicting with the Indian Oil and Gas Act or Regulations.

Please contact IOGC for further details on the specific applicability of provincial law.

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