Dredging and quarrying are regulated under the Territorial Lands Act 207 KB. The Mineral Resources branch regulates dredging; quarrying is regulated by the Lands branch.
Environmental assessment for these activities is conducted by the Yukon Environmental and Socio-economic Assessment Board.
The Lands Branch within the Department of Energy, Mines and Resources administers quarrying activities.
Disclaimer - Legislation
For official versions of the Yukon Statutes and Regulations and to obtain copies of legislative documents (including Hansard, Yukon Gazette, Statutes and Regulations), contact Queen's Printer (Legislative Subscriptions) or the Inquiry Centre on the main floor of the Yukon Government Administration Building in Whitehorse.
Mirror Legislation - Existing federal acts and regulations have been "mirrored" into territorial acts and regulations effective April 1, 2003. As a result, territorial institutions are substituted for federal institutions. These acts and regulations will be used until the Yukon government develops and implements new legislation.