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Small Scale Operations Regulations
Under the authority of section 17 of the Mining Act , the Lieutenant Governor in Council makes the following regulations.
John R. Cummings, Q.C.
2. In this Act,
(a) "Act" means the Mining Act; and
3. The minister may, upon application, designate an operation as a small scale operation based on the ministers consideration of
(a) the nature of the materials mined or milled;
(b) the location of operation with respect to surface or underground mining;
(c) whether the operation requires a tailings impoundment area;
(d) the total volume or tonnage produced by the operation;
(e) the size of the area the operation affects; and
(f) those other particulars that may be described by the minister in the guidelines to the Act.
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