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The Government of Canada released their 2022 budget on April 7, incorporating a number of PDAC recommendations. Building on Canada’s strong position with critical minerals, the budget aims to bolster mineral production, Indigenous community engagement and infrastructure development in the short term and for years to come. Read our



The Canadian Mining Hall of Fame is now accepting nominations for individuals who have shaped Canada’s global leadership in mining, embodied the important role mining plays in Canadian society, and inspired future generations into the industry. To make a nomination, a member organization must be notified by May 1.



PDAC would not exist without volunteers. The generous time and effort donated by industry professionals is as important today as it was 90 years ago when the association was founded. PDAC was originally formed to oppose an Engineers Bill proposed by the Ontario Government …



After continued advocacy work with Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) to clarify the types of exploration expenditures that should be considered eligible as CEE, CRA has released two important documents – a technical interpretation of the meaning of ‘quality’ in the purpose test, and a revised CEE expenditure review table.



An exciting lineup of in person await you at #PDAC2022! The Student-Industry Mixer, Guided Tours of the Exhibits, PDAC-SEG Student Minerals Colloquium, and a new 20 Minute Mentoring can connect you directly with peers and industry professionals. is available to student groups, as well as reduced registration rates and short course registration.


The Frank Arnott - Next Generation Explorers Award () is now underway with student teams joining from around the world. This year's challenge features a grand prize of $5,000 and three prize categories of $3,000. The deadline to submit an entry into the challenge is October 31. today!



PDAC's report on the Economic Impacts of Exploration Projects on Indigenous Communities explores how Indigenous communities can benefit from the economic opportunities that arise from mineral exploration. in the latest issue of CORE Magazine and look out for more information coming this spring.



Spring into Safety: Practices for Safe Exploration is a three-part series that will deliver practical guidance and cover real-world case studies for working safely. for part two, Zero Harm & Helicopters Begins with You!, on May 12. Can't make it to the live webinar? and access the entire eLearning Series on the Members Portal!


Membership perks include discounts on and , access to specialty, free member-only , lifetime , and more. before May 27 and only pay $299 instead of $489! Life members are not required to pay fees.


Thank you to all of our Class A Corporate Members who continue to support PDAC and ensure that our industry has an effective and unified voice. As we celebrate our 90th anniversary, we applaud your commitment and contributions to PDAC. View our and for more information about this top-tier level of membership.



Calling all subject matter experts, innovators and industry professionals. to present and share your knowledge, strategies, new concepts, and case studies at the PDAC 2023 Convention. Opportunities are available in several program areas.


The Media Partnership Program provides valuable cross marketing opportunities to qualified print and digital media outlets.


We’re excited to deliver another outstanding lineup of , , investment opportunities, and . Register now to take advantage of our before May 27.



On April 14, the Canadian Securities Administrators (CSA) published a . CSA is now seeking feedback on ways to update and improve Canada’s disclosure requirements for mineral projects, to ensure that Canada continues to set the leading standard for public reporting. The deadline to submit responses to CSA is July 13, 2022.

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