Laws and regulations

Crown-Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs Canada (CIRNAC) and Indigenous Services Canada (ISC) administer many pieces of legislation, either in whole or in part. CIRNAC and ISC develop and enforce regulations under authority delegated by the legislation that directly impact First Nations, Inuit, Métis and Northerners.

CIRNAC and ISC are responsible for the following:

All of the government's acts and regulations can be found on the Justice Laws Website.

To learn about upcoming or ongoing consultations on proposed federal regulations, visit the Canada Gazette and Consulting With Canadians.

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Consult Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada and Indian Oil and Gas Canada's Laws and Regulations web page for:

Consult the following for links to the Cabinet Directive on Regulation and supporting policies and guidance, and for information on government-wide regulatory initiative implemented by departments and agencies across the Government of Canada:

To learn about upcoming or ongoing consultations on proposed federal regulations, visit:

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