Forms & Guides

The AER provides various forms and guides for applying for authorization.

Applicants for industrial activities identified in Schedule 1, Divisions 1, 2, and 3 of the Activities Designation Regulation should refer to the following:

It is recommended that applicants thoroughly review the guide before submitting an application for approval. Properly constructed applications that include sufficient information allow the AER to make appropriate decisions more readily and results in a more expedient application review. For more information about the guide and its associated policies, please contact the Customer Contact Centre at 1-855-297-8311 or

Applications for industrial activities must follow the applicable code of practice for registrations or notifications. Codes of practice are listed in the Acts, Regulations & Rules section of this website.


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