Proponents can get free application feedback on their Participant Involvement Program for Indigenous groups by filling out this form and sending to
Applicants must state if Indigenous consultation was undertaken. If no consultation was undertaken an explanation must be provided per
AUC Rule 007. If this is not provided in the application it will result in an information request.
Applications should identify if there is Crown land within the notification radii and whether that land has a designated use (i.e., recreational, grazing lease, wildlife reserve, etc.).
The Aboriginal Consultation Office (ACO) has no direct role in the AUC’s regulatory process. If no related approvals (i.e.
Environmental Protection and Enhancement Act,
Public Lands Act) have been applied for, the AUC does not require the applicant to get consultation advice from the ACO.