Notice of Scheduling of Hearing
Proceeding ID 396
Vantage Point Resources Inc.
Regulatory Appeal of Reclamation Certificate
The Alberta Energy Regulator (AER) will hold a public hearing for a regulatory appeal of reclamation certificate 397929.
A Notice of Hearing was issued on March 10, 2020. The hearing is to be partly written, with the parties filing their submissions and evidence through the month of November. A session for questioning and summarizing arguments will be held online, using electronic means (Zoom) starting on December 3, 2020, at 9:00 a.m. (MDT/MST). All parties must be present to register at the start of the hearing. The hearing will be webcast at www.meetview.com/aer.
Participants are responsible for ensuring that they have access to all evidence filed on the record of the proceeding, either through SharePoint or in their preferred format.
A test session will be held in late November so that technical issues can be identified and resolved in advance of the hearing. All those who will appear at the hearing are encouraged to attend the test session. To register for the test session please contact the Hearing Coordinator at @email.
Description of the Proceeding
Vantage Point Resources Inc. applied for a reclamation certificate for a well site and access road in Legal Subdivision 7, Section 23, Township 27, Range 2, West of the 4th Meridian about 30 kilometres from Oyen and about 140 kilometres from Medicine Hat. The AER issued the reclamation certificate on September 9, 2019.
On September 19, 2019, the AER received a request for a regulatory appeal, under Division 3 of Part 2 of the Responsible Energy Development Act and Part 3 of the Alberta Energy Regulator Rules of Practice (Rules of Practice), of the AER's decision to issue a reclamation certificate.
The AER granted the request for the regulatory appeal on February 6, 2020. The purpose of the hearing is to determine whether the AER should confirm, vary, suspend or revoke its decision to issue the reclamation certificate.
If the request for regulatory appeal is withdrawn, the hearing will be cancelled.
Where can I find information about the hearing?
To view or receive a copy of the hearing materials, or for information on AER procedures, contact
Tara Wheaton,Hearing Coordinator
Alberta Energy Regulator
Suite 1000, 250 – 5 Street SW
Calgary, Alberta T2P 0R4
Issued at Calgary, Alberta, on November 19, 2020.
ALBERTA ENERGY REGULATOR