resource road act project n.
Download
Skip this Video
Loading SlideShow in 5 Seconds..
Resource Road Act Project PowerPoint Presentation
Download Presentation
Resource Road Act Project

Loading in 2 Seconds...

play fullscreen
1 / 9

Resource Road Act Project - PowerPoint PPT Presentation


  • 97 Views
  • Uploaded on

Resource Road Act Project. Ministry of Forests and Range Resource Tenures & Engineering Branch 2006. Resource Roads Status Quo. Uncommon and uncertain tenures Road without tenures: NSRs Inconsistent Standards Exaggerated environmental footprint Administrative complexity

loader
I am the owner, or an agent authorized to act on behalf of the owner, of the copyrighted work described.
capcha
Download Presentation

Resource Road Act Project


An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.


- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Presentation Transcript
resource road act project

Resource Road Act Project

Ministry of Forests and Range

Resource Tenures & Engineering Branch

2006

resource roads status quo
Resource Roads Status Quo
  • Uncommon and uncertain tenures
  • Road without tenures: NSRs
  • Inconsistent Standards
  • Exaggerated environmental footprint
  • Administrative complexity
  • Inter-industry friction
  • Ineffective land and resource management
volume of resource roads is significant increasing
Volume of Resource Roads is Significant & Increasing

Projections from digital mapping:

  • Approx 45,000 kms of public roads
  • Approx 650,000 kms of resource roads.
    • Up to 30,000 kms of new resource roads per year for next 5-10 years
    • Resource roads reaching more populated and controversial areas
project objectives
Project Objectives
  • Consolidate legislation: simplify and streamline
  • Harmonize standards and administration across province
  • Move to results based model
  • Establish effective dispute settlement process
  • Improve government’s management of existing infrastructure and liabilities
simplify and consolidate transfer best parts of existing acts and regulations into new rra
Simplify and Consolidate:Transfer Best Parts of Existing Acts and Regulations into New RRA

Land Act

& Regulations

Forest and

Range Practices Act

& Regulations

Petroleum and Natural Gas

Act& Regulations

Mining Right of Way

Act & Regulations

Other Acts

& Regulations

Industrial Roads Act

& Regulations

Resource Roads Act

& Regulations

benefits of proceeding
Benefits of Proceeding
  • Simplified permitting requirements
  • Common standards across industries
  • Reduced environmental impact
  • Better use of existing infrastructure
  • Improved inter-industry road use
  • Improved tracking of government liabilities
  • No new non status roads (NSRs)
  • More specific road tenures
steering committee membership
Steering CommitteeMembership
  • Oil and Gas Commission
  • Energy Mines and Petroleum Resources
  • Forests and Range
  • Environment
  • Tourism, Sport and the Arts
  • Integrated Land Management Bureau
  • Agriculture and Lands
  • Transportation
project challenges
Project Challenges
  • Avoid impacts to land-use planning processes & authorities.
  • Complex operational issues
  • Appropriate implementation schedule
  • Effective dispute settlement mechanism
  • Legislative Ownership / Sponsor
project challenges cont d
Project Challenges – Cont’d.
  • Suitable legislative model
  • Creating multi-industry tools for performance metrics and C&E regimes
  • OGRII objectives
  • Existing NSRs
  • Inter-Industry Capitalization Policy