Energy, Mines and Resources

Minerals

Incentive Programs

Incentive Programs

  • Fuel Tax Exemption
    Tax-exempt fuel is for authorised off-road commercial purposes. Authorized activities are mining, logging, outfitting, agriculture, trapping, fishing, hunting, tourism, and generation of electricity.
  • Robert E. Leckie Award for Excellence in Environmental Stewardship
    This annual award is presented to hard rock and placer mining operators for reclamation and restoration efforts that are exceptional.
  • Yukon Mineral Exploration Program
    This program promotes and enhances mineral prospecting, exploration and development activities by providing a portion of the risk capital required to locate and explore mineral deposits.