Data Authority - Mineral Claims, Mineral Leases and Prospecting Permits

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Data authority in the Northwest Territories:
Mining Recorder's Office
Northwest Territories Regional Office
Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada
P.O. Box 1500
Yellowknife, NT  X1A 3Z4

Phone: (867) 669-2691
Fax: (867) 669-2714

Data authority in Nunavut:
Mining Recorder's Office
Nunavut Regional Office
Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada
P.O. Box 100
Iqaluit, NU  X0A 0H0

Phone: (867) 975-4281
Fax: (867) 975-6194

Dataset information:
Summary: Location of Mineral Claims, Mineral Leases and Prospecting Permits
Area Coverage: NWT and Nunavut
Data Collection Date: 1997-present
Update Frequency: Daily
Projection: Geographic, NAD 83
Original Scale: 1:250,000

For information and verification on any of the active data sets (layers) OTHER THAN mineral tenure information, please contact:

Mineral Development
Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada
P.O. Box 1500
Yellowknife, NT  X1A 3Z4

Phone: (867) 669-2628
Fax: (867) 669-2705
Email: Mike.Byrne@aandc-aadnc.gc.ca