Name of the project /

Nunavik Nickel Project - Exploitation of the Ivakkak Pit – Addition of Mining Infrastructures

Nunavik Nickel Project - Exploitation of the Ivakkak Pit – Addition of Mining Infrastructures
Proponent /
Canadian Royalties Inc.
Expected date of construction /
2022 - 2024
Community /
Kangirsuk
Location /
Latitude 61° 33’ 19.75’’ Longitude 73° 26’ 57.44’’

Affected area

The project is located approximately 80 km west of Kangiqsujuaq, 140 km southeast of Salluit and approximately 20 km south of Katinniq. The mining complex is located north of the Pingualuit National Park.

Step of the procedure /

Project submission
Evaluation
Decision and authorization

Description

The current request to amend the certificate of authorization covers the addition of mining infrastructure at the Ivakkak operation site, including a potentially acid-generating waste rock pile, a stockpile, and a lower catch basin. The mining method and other previously permitted infrastructure remain unchanged.

Calendar

2022 - 2024