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Reference

Nickel Mines, Contracting Amendment/06

Class B: Mining and related industries
Application Date
January 1, 2008
Published
02-Jan-2008
Subject
113: Nickel Mines
Title
0921-200 : Nickel Mines, Contracting Amendment/06
Document No.
B-113-02

Status

Compulsory under Schedule 1

Scope

Business activities include taking contracts to perform work for the nickel mining industry. These activities include prospect or test drilling, mine contracting, or diamond drilling.

This category includes activities such as

  • cross-cutting
  • draining and pumping mines (dewatering)
  • drifting
  • overburden removal for mines
  • shaft sinking.

Also included is the incidental removal of ore from the mines during development.

Note

All business activities carried out underground on contract for the mining industry are considered mining activities with the exception of business activities falling under the Class G (Construction) classification units that include special operations as defined by Section 8 of Ontario Regulation 175/98.

Cross reference

B-110-02, Gold Mines, Contracting.
B-119-14, Contract Drilling, Oil and Gas.
B-119-16, Other Mines, Contracting.
B-119-17, Other Services Incidental to Mining.
C-190-05, Water Well Drilling.
G-704-02, Testing, Inspection, and Related Services.

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