Laws and regulations

Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada (AANDC) administers many pieces of legislation, either in whole or in part. AANDC also develops and enforces regulations under authority delegated by the legislation that directly impact First Nations, Inuit, Métis and Northerners.

As a department, AANDC is responsible for the following:

All of the government's acts and regulations can be found on the Justice Laws Website.

To learn about upcoming or ongoing consultations on proposed federal regulations, visit the Canada Gazette and Consulting With Canadians.

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