Municipal Affairs and Environment
June 5, 2019

Public Advisory: Public Consultations Resume on Provincial Environmental Assessment

The Honourable Lisa Dempster, Minister of Municipal Affairs and Environment, today announced that public consultations on the provincial environmental assessment process and regulations have resumed and will be open for feedback until Wednesday, July 3. Data gathered will be used to modernize the process and regulations and enhance environmental protection and industry regulation.

The public, businesses, and environmental, community and industry organizations are encouraged to be a part of the consultations process. Visit to register, fill out the online questionnaire, and read the discussion document.

Written submissions are also being accepted and can be emailed to or sent by regular mail to:

Provincial Environmental Assessment Review
Department of Municipal Affairs and Environment
P.O. Box 8700
St. John's, NL
A1B 4J6

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Media contact
Lynn Robinson
Municipal Affairs and Environment
709-729-5449, 691-9466

2019 06 05                                                    9:45 a.m.