Agnico Eagle Mines Limited - Mineral exploration permit

Instrument type: Mineral exploration permit

ERO number
Ministry reference number
Notice type
Mining Act, R.S.O. 1990
Posted by
Ministry of Northern Development, Mines, Natural Resources and Forestry
Notice stage
Proposal posted
Comment period
May 12, 2022 - June 11, 2022 (30 days) Open
Last updated

This consultation closes at 11:59 p.m. on:
June 11, 2022

Proposal summary

Agnico Eagle Mines Limited has submitted an application on the claims listed below for an exploration permit as required under the Mining Act for early exploration activities listed below.

Location details

Site location details

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The mining claims are located approximately 20 kilometres direction ex: northeast of Atikokan, Ontario, in Sawbill Bay area District of Thunder Bay, North West Region.

Mining claims/leases: 135315, 176079, LEA-109307

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Agnico Eagle Mines Limited
Box 996
Kirkland Lake , ON
P2N 3L1

Proposal details

Agnico Eagle Mines Limited has submitted an application on the claims listed below for an exploration permit as required under the Mining Act for the following early exploration activities:

  • mechanized drilling (assembled weight greater than 150 kilograms)

This notice is provided to receive comments that can be considered in the decision-making process prior to the issuance of an exploration permit.

An Exploration Permit does not relieve the proponent from compliance with any other requirements that are set out under the Mining Act or any other Act. All activities included in the Exploration Permit proposal must be carried out in compliance with Ontario Regulation 308/12 and the Provincial Standards for Early Exploration. The Exploration Permit duration will be up to 3 years.

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Mineral Development Office (Thunder Bay)

435 James Street South
Suite B002
Thunder Bay, ON
P7E 6E3

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