Oil and gas local content planning

oil and gas local content

Local content requirements for the oil and gas sector now exist in many jurisdictions. The principal objective of local content strategies is to maximize local benefits from oil and gas development projects through increased participation of the local workforce and firms. Key features of local content strategies or plans include:

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First Nations consultation resources

first nations consultation

Developing strong relationships with First Nation communities is an essential part of any resource development project – and your team needs to work together with First Nations at the earliest stage of developing a plan. Avoiding common mistakes There are a number of First Nations consultation resources available to help

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New procedures for First Nations consultation in Alberta

aboriginal consultation in alberta

In February 2015, the Alberta Energy Regulator (AER) and the Indigenous Consultation Office (ACO) announced new procedures for First Nations Consultation in Alberta. The Joint Operating Procedures for First Nations Consultation on Energy Resource Activities outlines new requirements for stakeholder consultation by organizations for oil and gas projects, and the administration and coordination

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Canadian exploration tax measure now includes community consultation costs

community consultation costs

On March 1, 2015 the Canadian Federal Government announced mining-sector tax changes that will impact consultation expenses. Canadian Exploration Expenses (CEE) will now include costs of environmental studies and community consultation. This is a benefit to mining and oil & gas companies which are increasingly required by provinces and territories to

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Ontario Indigenous Consultation Guide

Aboriginal Consultation Guide

The Government of Ontario recently finalized a document that offers guidance and direction for proponents of renewable energy projects for consulting with Indigenous communities. As of September 2013, renewable energy project applicants will look to the Aboriginal Consultation Guide for Preparing a Renewable Energy Application to follow the proper guidelines

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StakeTracker Stakeholder Management Mobile App

stakeholder management mobile app

The power of anytime, anywhere data accessibility makes mobile technology an essential tool to use as part of your organization’s stakeholder communication and management program. Fast and reliable access to important information makes it convenient for managers in the field to stay connected with all of their stakeholders. Your stakeholder

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