Name of the project

Northern landfill


Kativik Regional Government

Expected date of construction

Summer 2015



Step of the procedure

  • Decision and authorization


The Commission has decided to authorize the project under certain conditions.


The project involves the exploitation of a new northern landfill whose life expectancy is estimated at 20 years. The project will be conducted in two phases of 10 years each. The landfill It will be located next to the wastewater lagoons at a distance of approximately 4.5 km from the village. The existing landfill will be closed once the new one is in operation and the site rehabilitated.


The new site will be constructed in the summer of 2015. The old site will be rehabilitated in 2016.

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Additional information

For more information, contact the KEQC secretariat:

Phone: 418-521-3950, ext. 4810


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