Publications

Surface Rights Act

Description

The Act establishes the Surface Rights Board and the mandate of the Board to determine and grant right of entry on the surface of any land, excluding Métis settlements, for any operation concerning mining, drilling, pipelines, and power transmission or telephone lines. The Act prevails over other instruments with respect to the right of entry to the surface of any land incidental to applicable operations. It does not apply to metallic/industrial minerals exploration or geophysical exploration, except on grazing leases or farm development leases.

Updated

December 17, 2014

Tags
land use legislation law

Title and publication information

Frequency

Once

Publisher / Creator Information

Publisher

Queen's Printer

Place of Publication

Edmonton

Resource Dates

Date Created

2014-12-17

Date Added

2017-02-01T16:53:28.707287

Date Modified

2014-12-17

Date Issued

2014-12-17

Identifiers

ISBN (print)

9780779784103

Usage / Licence

Contact

Contact Name

Alberta Queen's Printer

Contact Email

qp@gov.ab.ca

Contact Other

780-427-4952