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Notice of Application
Application 1932335
Qualico Developments West Ltd.
Northeastern Edmonton

The Alberta Energy Regulator (AER) has received application 1932335.

Description of the Application
Qualico Developments West Ltd. (Qualico) has applied under Section 33(2) of the Pipeline Act for the AER to order the alteration of 3 pipelines (6926-16, 52568-2, 6001-1) licensed to Pembina Pipeline Corporation (Pembina) and Plains Midstream Canada ULC (Plains). The pipelines transport crude oil and LVP products. The pipelines to be altered are in the city of Edmonton and location of the pipelines are: 

Line 6926-16: 16-31-054-24W4 to 07-05-053-23W4 Substance: Crude Oil, 0.0 mol/kmol H2S
Line 52568-2: 04-35-054-24W4 to 08-28-053-23W4 Substance: LVP, 0.0 mol/kmol H2S
Line 6001-1: 09-32-075-6W5 to 05-05-53-23W4 Substance: Crude Oil, 8.0 mol/kmol H2S
As part of its development in the Horse Hill area of northeast Edmonton, Qualico has submitted it is required by the City of Edmonton to upgrade and construct arterial roads. Pembina and Plains operate pipelines that will be crossed by these new arterial roads.
Qualico also seeks direction from the AER pursuant to Section 33(2) of the Pipeline Act, regarding the sharing of the cost of alterations, as described in the application.

For a copy of the application, contact

Qualico Developments West Ltd.
c/o Gavin S. Fitch, Q.C., McLennan Ross LLP
Suite 1900, Eau Claire Tower
600 3rd Ave. SW
Calgary, Alberta T2P 0G5
Attention: Gavin Fitch
Telephone: 403-543-9120
Fax: 403-543-9150
E-mail: @email

To view the applications and supporting documents, use the Integrated Application Registry (IAR) query tool available under Systems & Tools on the AER website, receive a copy of the application and supporting documents, submit an information request, as outlined at, to

AER Information Distribution 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 this application, you must file a statement of concern as described below. If you do not file a statement of concern, the AER may approve the application 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 the filing date below.

May 28, 2021 Final date to file a statement of concern.

Send one copy of your statement of concern to Qualico Developments West Ltd. (c/o Gavin S. Fitch) at the name and address above and one copy to

Regulatory Applications
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

  1. why you believe you may be directly and adversely affected by a decision of the AER on the application;
  2. the nature of your objection to the application;
  3. the outcome of the application you advocate;
  4. the location of your land, residence, or activity in relation to the location of the energy resource that is the subject of the application; and
  5. 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.

The AER also requests 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 the AER for an order to keep information confidential. The Rules of Practice is available on the AER 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, the AER does 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, refer to the AER website at

Issued at Calgary, Alberta, on May 19th, 2021