Current status

Declaration order: expired, December 31, 2012

Project summary

The purpose of Ministry of Northern Development and Mines Declaration Order 4 MNDM-4 is to ensure that there are no delays in rehabilitating sites where there is the possibility of hazardous contaminants being discharged to the environment, or the exposure of the public to personal safety hazards. The MNDM typically undertakes three to five mine hazard rehabilitation projects per year.


Ministry of Northern Development and Mines (MNDM)





Reference number



Environmental Assessment and Permissions Branch

Project history

Declaration order: expired
Date submitted: February 6, 2006
Expiry of public comment period: June 30, 2006
Decision date: June 27, 2007
Expiry of public comment period for proposed extension: January 21, 2009
Decision date for extension: June 4, 2009
Date expired: December 31, 2012

Declaration order

On June 4, 2009 the Minister approved the extension of MNDM-4 until December 31, 2012. This declaration order is now referred to as MNDM-4/2.