Allocation of Funds for Participation in the Public Hearing for North Montney

On 20 September 2013, the Board made available $250,000 under its PFP to facilitate participation in the regulatory process for the Project.  Seven eligible applications were received, with a total funding request for $1,036,659.

The Funding Review Committee (FRC), an independent committee established by the Board, reviews all applications for participant funding, and provides recommendations on funding awards. Following a review of the FRC recommendations, the Board’s Executive Vice President, Regulatory, accepted the FRC’s recommendations and approved the following funding awards:

Funding Awards
Applicant Amount awarded
Fort Nelson First Nation Lands Department $33,000 plus travel for 3 to hearing
Saulteau First Nations $46,000
West Moberly First Nations $37,000 plus travel for 3 to hearing
McLeod Lake Indian Band $20,000
William Brooke $3,000
Blueberry River First Nations $68,000 plus travel for 3 to hearing
Prophet River First Nation $13,550 plus travel for 3 to hearing
Total $236,800
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