MOECC Extension of deadline for emission allowances

We are writing to inform you that the Minister of the Environment and Climate Change has made a decision to extend the deadline for submitting a 2017 application to the Minister for the distribution of emission allowances free of charge from September 1, 2016 to September 16, 2016.

The Ministry has posted an Information Notice (EBR 012-8513) to the Environmental Registry (EBR) to notify the public of this extension. Please click here to view this EBR posting.  The Ministry has also posted a notice on the cap and trade website: click here

Should you have any questions relating to the Application for Emission Allowances, please contact Ciara DeJong at