Mackenzie Valley Resource Management Act
Marginal note:Issuance, amendment or renewal of licences, etc.
76 The Gwich’in Land and Water Board or the Sahtu Land and Water Board may issue, amend or renew a licence, permit or authorization where the use of land or waters or the deposit of waste proposed by the applicant would, in the opinion of the board, interfere with a first nation’s rights under section 75, if the board is satisfied that
(a) there is no alternative that could reasonably satisfy the requirements of the applicant;
(b) there are no reasonable measures by which the applicant could avoid the interference; and
(c) in the case of a licence, the requirements of section 77 are satisfied.
- 1998, c. 25, s. 76
- 2005, c. 1, s. 40
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