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Notice of Application
Applications No. 1922235, etc.
Devon Canada Corporation
Transfer of Ownership
Jackfish SAGD Project

We have received application 1922235 under the Oil Sands Conservation Act (OSCA), application 010-224816 under the Environmental Protection and Enhancement Act (EPEA), and applications 1220645, 1220647, 004-00251108, 005-00252624, and 002-00337687 under the Water Act.

This notice sets out the deadline for filing a statement of concern under the section “How to File a Statement of Concern.”

Description of the Applications
Devon Canada Corporation has applied to transfer the approvals listed in the table below for the Jackfish steam-assisted gravity drainage (SAGD) project to Canadian Natural Resources Limited. The project is located about 22 kilometres southeast of Conklin, Alberta, in Townships 75 and 76, Ranges 5 to 8, West of the 4th Meridian.

Legislation Application No. Approval No.







Water Act 1220647, 1220645, 004-00251108, 005-00252624, and 002-00337687 00241232-00-00, 00383056-00-00, 00251108-00-00, 00252624-00-00, and 00337687-00-00

For a copy of the applications, contact
Devon Canada Corporation
100, 400 – 3 Avenue SW
Calgary, Alberta T2P 4H2
Attention: Peter Straka
Telephone: 403-232-7602
Email: @email  

Or you can submit an information request, as outlined at‌ordering.html, to

AER Product Services
Suite 1000, 250 – 5 Street SW
Calgary, Alberta  T2P 0R4
Telephone: 1-855-297-8311 (toll free; option 0)
Fax: 403-297-7040
Email: @email

Refer to this notice when requesting information for a faster response.

Requirement to File a Statement of Concern
If you have concerns with these applications, you must file a statement of concern as described below. If you do not file a statement of concern, we may approve the applications without further notification.

How to File a Statement of Concern
For your submission to be considered a valid statement of concern, it must be filed before 4:00 p.m. on July 29, 2019.

Send one copy of your statement of concern to Devon Canada Corporation at the name and address above and one copy to

Authorizations Branch
Alberta Energy Regulator
Suite 1000, 250 – 5 Street SW
Calgary, Alberta  T2P 0R4
Fax: 403-297-7336
Email: @email

Contents of a Statement of Concern
For your submission to be considered a valid statement of concern, it must include

a) why you believe you may be directly and adversely affected by a decision of the AER on the applications;

b) the nature of your objection to the applications;

c) the outcome of the applications you advocate;

d) the location of your land, residence, or activity in relation to the location of the energy resource that is the subject of the applications; and

e) your contact information, including your name, address in Alberta, telephone number, and email address or, if you do not have an email address, your fax number.

We also request that you include the application number in your statement of concern.

Section 49 of the Alberta Energy Regulator Rules of Practice (Rules of Practice) requires that all documents and information filed in a proceeding be placed on the public record. If you file a submission, you must not include any personal information that you do not want to appear on or are not authorized to put on the public record. Section 49(2) of the Rules of Practice states how to apply to us for an order to keep information confidential. The Rules of Practice is available on our website at

Submissions relating exclusively to compensation for land use are not dealt with by the AER and should be referred to the Alberta Surface Rights Board.

Under section 21 of the Responsible Energy Development Act, we do not have the jurisdiction to assess the adequacy of Crown consultation associated with the rights of aboriginal peoples as recognized and affirmed under the Constitution Act, 1982.

For information on AER procedures, contact the authorizations specialist, Wayne Bell, by phone at 403-297-7042 or by email to @email.

Issued at Calgary, Alberta, on June 27, 2019.
Charlene Graham, General Counsel