Northern Petroleum Resources Highlights

Date Subject
2017-05-10 The Northern Oil and Gas Annual Report 2016 was tabled in parliament.
2017-04 The Government of Canada begins consultations with current oil and gas exploration licence holders, territorial governments and indigenous groups.
2016-12-20 Backgrounders on the select actions being taken under the United-States Canada Joint Arctic Leaders' Statement.
2016-09-07 The Review of the Canada Petroleum Resources Act is available online.
2016-05-30 The Ministerial Special Representative’s report, Review of the Canada Petroleum Resources Act, was presented to the Minister of Indigenous and Northern Affairs.
2016-05-05 The Northern Oil and Gas Annual Report 2015 was tabled in parliament.
2015-11 Minister Bennett confirmed Rowland Harrison, Q.C., as Ministerial Special Representative to conduct a comprehensive review of the operations of the Canada Petroleum Resources Act.
2015-05-05 The Northern Oil and Gas Annual Report 2014 was tabled in parliament.
2014-05-02 The Northern Oil and Gas Annual Report 2013 was tabled in parliament.
2014-04-01

As of April 1, 2014, in accordance with the Northwest Territories Devolution Agreement and the Northwest Territories Devolution Act, the Government of Canada transferred the administration and control of public lands, resources and rights in respect of waters in the Northwest Territories to the Commissioner of the Northwest Territories.

Administration of oil and gas rights in Nunavut and the Arctic Offshore remain under federal authority and the responsibility of the Minister of Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development.

Administration of oil and gas rights in the Northwest Territories which are deemed onshore, as defined by the Northwest Territories Devolution Agreement, are now administered by the territorial government, under the responsibility of the Minister of Industry, Tourism and Investment.

2014-02-28 Results of the 2013-2014 Call for Bids in the Beaufort Sea & Mackenzie Delta.
2013-10-19 2013-2014 Call for Bids launched in the Beaufort Sea & Mackenzie Delta. (View the bulletin)
2013-09-19 Results of the 2012-2013 Calls for Bids for the following regions:
2013-09 Benefits Plan Guidelines for the North.
2013-08-28 The 2013-2014 Call for Nominations launched in the Beaufort Sea & Mackenzie Delta. (View the bulletin)
2013-06-26 The 2012-2013 Call for Bids for Exploration Licences in the Central Mackenzie Valley amended by the removal of parcel CMV2013-02. (View the bulletin)
2013-06-10 New Geoscience Points to the Potential of Bent Horn Lands
2013-05-18 2012-2013 Call for Bids Launched in the Following Regions: Arctic Islands of Nunavut and Central Mackenzie Valley
2013-05-02 The Northern Oil and Gas Annual Report 2012 was tabled in parliament.
2013-03-11 2012-2013 Call for Nominations launched in the Central Mackenzie Valley.
2013-02-25 2012-2013 Call for Nominations launched in the Arctic Islands of Nunavut.
2012-09-11 2011-2012 Winning Bids in the Beaufort Sea & Mackenzie Delta Announced.
2012-09-06 2011-2012 Call for Bids in the Beaufort Sea & Mackenzie Delta closed.
2012-06-27 2011-2012 Winning Bids in the Central Mackenzie Valley Announced.
2012-06-19 2011-2012 Call for Bids in the Central Mackenzie Valley closed.
2012-05-02 The Northern Oil and Gas Annual Report 2011 was tabled in parliament.
2012-04-28 2011-2012 Call for Bids launched in the Beaufort Sea & Mackenzie Delta
2012-02-28 2011-2012 Call for Nominations launched in the Beaufort Sea & Mackenzie Delta
2012-02-18 2011-2012 Call for Bids launched in the Central Mackenzie Valley
2011-12-15 2011-2012 Call for Nominations Launched in the Central Mackenzie Valley
2011-12 Proposed Canada Benefits Plan Guidelines for the North
2011-12 Two new reports have been completed to support the evolution of the Petroleum and Environmental Management Tool (PEMT) - the department's online tool which looks at environmental & cultural sensitivites in the context of resource potential and integrated land management
2011-08 Calculating Interest under the Canada Petroleum Resources Act and Frontier Lands Petroleum Royalty Regulations (Read the bulletin)
2011-07-04 Results of the 2010-2011 Calls for Bids for the following regions:
2011-06-22 The Northern Oil and Gas Annual Report 2010 was tabled in parliament.
2011-06-21 2010-2011 Calls for Bids for the following regions have now closed:
2011-03-07 The Research group of Northern Oil and Gas now has a section on the website.
2011-02-19 2010-2011 Call for Bids launched in the following regions:
2010-12-21 2010-2011 Call for Nominations launched for the following regions: Revised: Guidance Notes on claiming Allowable Expenditures
2010-11-30 The second Canada-United States Northern Oil and Gas Research Forum was held at the Hyatt Regency Calgary from November 30 to December 2, 2010
2010-08-04 Results of the 2009-2010 Call for Bids announced for the following regions:
2010-07-06 Call for Bids closed for the following regions:
2010-04-30 The Northern Oil and Gas Annual Report 2009 was tabled in parliament.
2010-04-12 Royalty Management System (RMS) launched.
2010-03-06 Call for Bids launched in the following regions:
2010-01-19 Call for Nominations launched for the Arctic Islands of Nunavut
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