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Map indicating the 2013-2014 Call area for the Beaufort Sea & Mackenzie Delta

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Interest issued

The Minister of Indian Affairs and Northern Development hereby gives notice of the interest which has been issued as a result of the 2013-2014 Call for Bids for Exploration Licences in the Beaufort Sea and Mackenzie Delta. The winning bidder, having submitted the issuance fee and the work deposit representing 25% of its work proposal bid, has been issued the following exploration licence:

Disposition map

Exploration Licence: EL496
Issuance Date: May 22, 2014
Effective Date: June 1, 2014
Parcel Number: BSMD2014-01
Area: 47,945 hectares, more or less
Work Proposal Bid: $1,000,000.00
Designated Representative: Franklin Petroleum Canada Limited

For the payment of a prescribed service fee, the exploration licence may be inspected, or, by written request, certified copies made available at the following address:

Office of the Registrar
Petroleum and Mineral Resource Management
Natural Resources and Environment
Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada
10 Wellington
Gatineau, Quebec
Postal Address:
OTTAWA ON K1A 0H4
Telephone: 819-997-0048; facsimile: 819-953-5828
Rights@aandc.gc.ca


Results of the Call for Bids

Date of results posting: February 28, 2014

The Minister of Indian Affairs and Northern Development hereby gives notice of the bids which has been selected in response to the 2013-2014 Call for Bids for Exploration Licences in the Beaufort Sea & Mackenzie Delta. Bidding closed on February 25, 2014 and a successful bids was received for Parcel BSMD2014-01 totaling $1,000,000.00. In accordance with the requirements set out in the 2013-2014 Call for Bids for Exploration Licences in the Beaufort Sea & Mackenzie Delta, the following bid has been selected:

Map indicating Winning Bids

Parcel BSMD2014-01

(47,945 hectares, more or less)

Work Proposal Bid: $1,000,000.00
Work deposit: $250,000.00
Issuance Fee: $750.00
Bidder: Franklin Petroleum Canada Limited - 100%
Designated Representative: Franklin Petroleum Canada Limited

The Work Proposal Bid represents the amount of money which the bidder intends to spend exploring the land parcel during the initial seven-year period of a nine-year licence. Winning bidders who submit the issuance fee and the work deposits representing 25% of their work proposal bid will be eligible to receive an exploration licence. View the proposed exploration licence for the 2013-2014 Call for Bids for Exploration Licences in the Beaufort Sea & Mackenzie Delta.



Call for Bids

Date of launch: October 19, 2013
Closing date: February 25, 2014

View the Bulletin announcing the launch of the 2013-2014 Call for Bids.



Call for Nominations

Date of launch: August 28, 2013
Closing date: September 24, 2013

View the Bulletin announcing the launch of the 2013-2014 Call for Nominations.

* Shapefile is for representational purposes only. The legal description of the Line of Delimination can be found in Schedule 18 of the Northwest Territories Lands and Resources Devolution Agreement.

Proposed 2013-2014 Call for Bids



Further Information and Contacts

For more information on the call, the rights issuance process or the resource management regime, please contact:

Rights Administration
Northern Petroleum Resources Directorate
Northern Petroleum and Mineral Resources Branch
Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada
10 Wellington
Gatineau, Quebec
Postal Address:
OTTAWA ON K1A 0H4
Tel: 819-953-2087; Fax: 819-953-5828
Rights@aandc.gc.ca

Any geological and well information with respect to the lands or area may be obtained from:

Regulatory Data Analyst
Operations Business unit
National Energy Board
444 Seventh Avenue SW
CALGARY AB T2P 0X8
Tel: 403-292-4800; Fax: 403-292-5876
FIO@neb-one.gc.ca
www.neb-one.gc.ca  

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