Interdepartmental and Intergovernmental Agreements
Interdepartmental and Intergovernmental Agreements made with the Department of Natural Resources (NRCan), through the Surveyor General, in the area of land surveys and land management.
Interdepartmental [Click to view/hide]
Agreement related to the Cooperation in the Area of Surveys and
the Specifications for Descriptions of Lands for Transactions on
Reserve Lands, 2014
Effective Date: This agreement came in force January 2015. It supersedes the Interdepartmental Agreement with the Department of Indian Affairs and Northern Development re Land Transactions on Reserve Lands, 2009, published in Chapter B1-2 of the General Instructions for Surveys, e-Edition.
Framework Accord Providing a General Framework for the Provision
of Professional Advice, Consultation, Land Survey and Mapping Services,
Effective Date: This agreement came in force in July 2019. It replaces the Interdepartmental Agreement re Description of Canada Lands, 1955.
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Intergovernmental Agreement with British Columbia Respecting Legal
Surveys of Highways over or through Indian Reserves, Sechelt Lands
and Westbank Lands, 2015
Effective Date: This agreement came in force June 19, 2015. It supersedes the Intergovernmental Agreement with British Columbia Respecting Legal Surveys of Highways through Indian Reserves and Sechelt Lands and Lands Being Transferred to Canada, 2003.
Agreement with the Province of Alberta re Town of Banff
Incorporation Agreement, 1989
Effective Date: This agreement was made December 12, 1989 and came in force retroactively on December 8, 1989 (P.C.1989-2441). It was originally published in Chapter B2 of the Third Edition of the Manual of Instructions for Surveys of Canada Lands.