1) Files for Google Earth
We offer you the possibility to visualize the mining titles in Québec
in Google Earth. All you need to do is to download the files and open them
in Google Earth
You need to have Google Earth on your computer to visualize the files.
You can download the application by clicking
titles, pending titles and NTS sheets (2022-12-19)
2) Digital Data
The digital data available here contains the descriptive and geometric
information of mining titles, restrictions to mining activiy, surface
mineral extraction sites as well as other pertinent information. The data
is available in Shapefile and MapInfo compatible formats. The files are
updated every Monday. Please note, the
use of this data is subject to the
User Agreement for Digital Data.
The Regulation to amend the Regulation respecting mineral substances other than petroleum, natural gas
and brine came into force on December 31, 2015.
The Regulation sets out a
reduction of the minimum cost of work to be done on a claim, for a
two-year period (section 138.2).
This reduction has been updated in our digital data.
Shapefile format (Arc View)
- Digital Data New
Digital data user guide
3) Maps of mining titles in Québec
sheets of Québec |
3.1) Maps of active mining titles and mining restrictions in Québec
Archived maps |
Mining titles in Québec ( 8½" x 11" format)
Mining titles in Québec (31" x 40" format)
Mining restrictions in Québec (8½" x 11" format)
Mining restrictions in Québec (31" x 40" format)
Last update : November 1st, 2023