Energy, Mines and Resources

Energy, Mines & Resources

Local food strategy response summary now available

The Yukon government has released its What We Heard document summarizing feedback from the 60-day consultation on the Draft Local Food Strategy.

Dawson City and Haines Junction land lottery

The Government of Yukon is holding a land lottery for 5 residential lots and 1 country residential lot in Dawson City and 1 residential lot in Haines Junction.

Relief from assessment extended for Ross River area

The Government of Yukon has extended the relief from annual representation of work or payment in lieu of work for mineral claims within the 'Ross River Area.' This extension is in effect until January 31, 2017.

News Releases

Land approved for City of Whitehorse building consolidation project
February 4, 2016
- The arrangement will assist the City with a long-term lease.

Yukon government provides assistance to the placer mining industry
January 26, 2016
- Government work focuses on roads, a reclamation guide and assistance to prospectors.

Yukon government provides assistance to hard rock mineral industry
January 26, 2016
- The Government of Yukon is supporting mining in the territory through increased funding and access to programs.