A Video Update from Kendra Johnston

Kendra Johnston, AME President & CEO provides an update of what we at AME are doing to help support the minex community during this time. Keep updated through this … Read More

AME

April 2, 2020

AME Recommendations to Governments to Support Mineral Exploration as a Result of COVID-19 Outbreak

The COVID-19 pandemic has resulted in exploration projects being postponed due to a combination of health concerns and lack of financing. AME is working with officials from both … Read More

AME

April 1, 2020

Guidance provided to industrial camps during COVID-19

A repost from BC Government.

Following the guidance of Dr. Bonnie Henry, provincial health officer, the Province is providing guidelines for industrial work camps to su… Read More

Government

April 1, 2020

Call to Action – Essential Supplies Needed

Dear AME Members,

Governments and communities across the province need your help to combat COVID-19. Essential supplies and personnel are needed to create and operate te… Read More

AME

March 31, 2020

Time Extension Order on Claims, Licences and Leases

Repost from the BC Government website.

As the Ministry continues to respond and adapt to the directions and orders issued in response to COVID-19, the Chief Gold Commissi… Read More

Government

March 30, 2020

BCSC offers temporary reporting exemption to B.C. businesses

The British Columbia Securities Commission (BCSC) is granting businesses operating in B.C. a time extension on reporting audited financial statements, exemptions and quarte… Read More

Government

March 30, 2020

Order of the Chief Gold Commissioner – Mineral Tenure Act

From the Chief Gold Commissioner regarding the Mineral Tenure Act. Under section 6.36 of the Mineral Tenure Act, this extends registering work requirements or registering revi… Read More

Government

March 27, 2020

Occupational Health and Safety Regulations – COVID-19

WorkSafeBC had created a list of COVID-19 related resources on its website. Employers have a duty to maintain a safe and healthy workplace pursuant to occupational health and saf… Read More

Government

March 27, 2020

Mineral Exploration and Development listed as an essential service provider for BC

March 27, 2020

Mineral exploration and development is listed as a non-health essential service provider in the context of the Province’s response to #COVID19. In consultation … Read More

Government

March 27, 2020

A Video Message from Kendra Johnston | COVID-19

As we find ourselves dealing with unprecedented circumstances in our efforts to limit the spread of the COVID-19 virus, many of you are implementing management plans across your … Read More

AME

March 26, 2020

Guidance to mining and smelting operations during COVID‐19

As the challenges caused by the coronavirus pandemic continue to shift, the B.C. government and B.C.’s Provincial Health Officer (PHO), Dr. Bonnie Henry, are taking unpreceden… Read More

Government

March 24, 2020

COVID-19 Cabinet

AME alongside BC businesses have come together in a coordinated voice through the formation of a COVID-19 Cabinet to address the significant impacts on our economy during these u… Read More

Industry

March 23, 2020

Short term extensions of Occupational First Aid Certificates

Repost from WorkSafe BC.

Due to the COVID-19 (coronavirus) outbreak, WorkSafeBC is granting extensions on any occupational first aid, or equivalent certificates, that are due … Read More

Industry

March 20, 2020

Closure of FrontCounter BC In-Person Services

In order to limit the ongoing spread of COVID-19 and to protect the health and well-being of employees, customers and the public. Effective MARCH 20, 2020 the 30 FrontCount… Read More

Government

March 20, 2020

A Message from AME President & CEO | Kendra Johnston

Dear Members,

As the situation related to COVID-19 continues to rapidly change, AME will be taking the following precautions to reduce the risk of transmission to our staff, volu… Read More

AME

March 16, 2020