Environment Climate Change

Review Canada’s environmental assessment processes and introduce new and fair processes.

Liberal Platform (Page 42) October 5, 2015
In progress
Apr 2017

Building Common Ground: A New Vision for Impact Assessment in Canada

Expert Panel Report | April 05, 2017

The Final Report of the Expert Panel for the Review of Environmental Assessment Processes

This report is currently being reviewed by the government, which will then act on its recommendations. This promise will be updated accordingly when that happens.

Aug 2016

Government of Canada Moving Forward with Environmental Assessment Review

Government News Release | August 15, 2016

Today, the Government of Canada took the next step to deliver on its commitment to review and restore confidence in Canada's environmental and regulatory processes. This is essential to ensure that decisions on major projects are based on science, facts, and evidence, including traditional knowledge of Indigenous Peoples.

The Minister of Environment and Climate Change, Catherine McKenna, today announced the creation of a four-member Expert Panel to undertake the review of federal environmental assessment processes.