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Nunavut Mining Regulations

Version of section 45 from 2021-01-30 to 2024-05-28:

Marginal note:Grouping of recorded claims

  •  (1) Recorded claims may be grouped for the purpose of allocating the cost of work done with respect to them if

    • (a) the claims are contiguous;

    • (b) the grouping does not result in the enclosing of a unit that is not included in one of the claims;

    • (c) the total number of units in the group does not exceed 400; and

    • (d) none of the claims is leased.

  • Marginal note:Application for grouping

    (2) An application to group recorded claims must be made to the Mining Recorder and must be accompanied by the applicable fee set out in Schedule 1.

  • Marginal note:Grouping certificate

    (3) If the requirements set out in subsections (1) and (2) are met, the Mining Recorder must issue a grouping certificate respecting the claims to each of the claim holders.

  • Marginal note:Duration of certificate

    (4) A grouping certificate takes effect on the day on which the fee referred to in subsection (2) is received and ceases to have effect on the earliest of

    • (a) the day on which the recording of any claim in the group is cancelled under section 50, subsection 53(3), section 54 or 55 or subsection 67(1),

    • (b) the day on which a lease of any claim in the group takes effect, and

    • (c) the day on which a new grouping certificate in respect of any claim in the group takes effect.

  • SOR/2020-209, s. 8

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