The process for establishing a benefits agreement should be initiated by
the licensee when the licence application is submitted, or well before.
Finalizing a benefits agreement may require more time than that required
by the licence application process. When the oil and gas activity requires
The IBA (Impact Benefit Agreement) Community Toolkit is a free resource for First Nation, Inuit and Métis communities in Canada considering impact and benefit agreements, such as those with mining companies.
The IBA Community Toolkit is a free resource for First Nation, Inuit and Métis communities in Canada engaged in negotiating agreements with mining companies. Our goal is to help communities, negotiators, and consultants to achieve positive agreements for Aboriginal communities.