Spanish Mountain Gold Project

Spanish Mountain Gold Ltd. is proposing the construction, operation and decommissioning of the Spanish Mountain Gold Project, an open-pit gold mine located in the Cariboo region of central British Columbia, approximately 70 kilometres northeast of Williams Lake. The project would produce up to 20,000 tonnes of ore per day and operate for 14 years. The project would include an open mine pit, waste rock storage facilities, a rock processing plant, an overland conveyor, water treatment facilities, and an electrical transmission line.


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Latest update

April 27, 2022 — The Impact Assessment Agency of Canada is making funding available to assist the participation of the public and Indigenous groups in the federal impact assessment for this project. Applications received by May 27, 2022, will be considered.

April 25, 2022 — The Impact Assessment Agency of Canada is inviting the public and Indigenous groups to review the summary of the Initial Project Description and provide feedback by May 25, 2022. Comments received will support the preparation of a joint Summary of Issues and Engagement document for the project.

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Key documents

Key documents
Document Number Document Title File Date
2 Initial Project Description of a Designated Project PDF (20.7 MB) March 15, 2022
1 Summary of an Initial Project Description of a Designated Project PDF (2.7 MB) March 15, 2022

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Contacts

Spanish Mountain Gold Project
Impact Assessment Agency of Canada
Suite 210A - 757 West Hastings Street
Vancouver, British Columbia V6C 3M2
Telephone: 604-666-2431
Email: spanish.mountain@iaac-aeic.gc.ca


  • Location

    • 70 kilometres northeast of Williams Lake (British Columbia)
  • Nature of Activity

    • Mines and Minerals
  • Assessment Status

    In progress
  • Start Date

    2022-03-25
  • Proponent

    Spanish Mountain Gold Ltd.
  • Authorities

    • Impact Assessment Agency of Canada
  • Assessment Type

    Planning Phase for Impact Assessment
  • Reference Number

    83495

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..within 200 kilometres
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