Application, approval, and decision information and supporting documents related to energy resource activity. Applications filed with the regulator in the last 30 days are searchable and viewable through a number of systems found on the AER Systems & Tools website. Systems include Public Notice of Application, Publication of Decision and Integrated Application Registry Query (IAR).

Product Name

Public Lands Application and Supporting Documents

Frequency of Publication
As Requested

Routine Disclosure of public documents under the Public Lands Act (PLA) may include the following information:

  • Applications/amendments and supporting documents
  • Approval, Leases (short term and long term), and Letter of Authority (LOA)
  • Assignment of Disposition
  • Inspection reports
  • Temporary Field Authorization (TFA)
  • Drilling Waste (D50)
  • Decision letters (cancellation, renewal, rejection, etc.)
  • Scanned historical information
  • Reclamation Certificate (confirm through OneStop and ESAR)
  • Compliance (2014 to current can be found on the Compliance Dashboard)

Disposition types include the following:

  • Mineral surface leases (MSL)
  • Licence of occupation (LOC)
  • Pipeline agreements (PLA)
  • Pipeline installation leases (PIL)
  • Miscellaneous leases (MLL)
  • Oil sands exploration (OSE)
  • Coal exploration program (CEP)
  • Temporary Field Authorization (TFA)

Note: The list of Public Lands disposition types is available through Alberta Environment and Parks on their website.

Files in excess of 65 pages may be subject to additional charges.

Request By

One of the following:

  • Disposition and/or licensee with legal land location
  • Application number from Public Notice of Applications tool

Please provide extra information if known

Individual Products

By disposition type PDF $30.00