Regulation - LGIC

Claim Staking Regulation

Regulation Number(s):
Instrument Type:
Regulation - LGIC
Bill or Act:
Mining Act
Summary of Decision:
The regulation was filed on May 10, 2006.

Sections 1, 2 and 4 of regulation 196/06 were in effect upon filing of the regulation. Section 3 will be in effect on August 8, 2006.

Further Information:
Proposal Number:
Posting Date:
June 23, 2006
Summary of Proposal:
The amendments
-repeal the requirement to stake a claim continuously
- repeal a redundant section that dealt with staking that began before June 3, 1991
- require the recording licensee to visit a boundary of each mining claim during the staking that he or she applies to record
- clarify the rules for staking irregualr lots in subdivided townships.
Contact Address:
Mining Lands Section
Mineral Developement and Lands Branch
Ministry of Northern Development and Mines
6th floor - 933 Ramsey Lake Road
Sudbury, ON P3E 6B5
Effective Date:
May 10, 2006