Why mining matters

Ajax: Creating Prosperity for British Columbia

Responsible mining generates a lot more than just good, family-sustaining jobs. It creates lasting prosperity for communities.

Ajax Will Drive Economic Development in BC

Mining is a wealth generator for local communities and the whole of BC, expanding small businesses, creating high paying mining and non-mining jobs, and producing substantial tax revenue that strengthens our schools, social programs, and infrastructure.

1,500 New Full-Time Jobs in BC, and 500 More Across Canada

The Ajax Project is a proposed copper and gold mine located near the City of Kamloops that’s been designed to respect the local community and environment while maximizing benefits. On its own, Ajax will generate $6.9 billion in economic activity for the region and BC over the life of the project.

Safe, Environmentally Friendly and Prosperous

The Ajax Project recently submitted an Application/Environmental Impact Statement, which scientifically examined all potential project effects and provided detailed plans for eliminating or mitigating them.

Help Move the Ajax Project to YES

The BC Environmental Assessment Office is currently reviewing the project application, and is accepting comments from the public.

We need to seize opportunities like Ajax when they come around. Please take just a moment to submit a comment and help Ajax secure approval.

TAKE ACTION NOW – Fill out the simple form below to share your comments with the BC Environmental Assessment Office in support of Ajax.

IG#1
IG#2
IG_How Mine Works

The Independent Contractors and Businesses Association of British Columbia © 1975 - 2016

JOIN US
JOIN US TO HELP GET MAJOR PROJECTS LIKE THE AJAX MINE, WOODFIBRE LNG, AND THE TRANS MOUNTAIN EXPANSION PROJECT APPROVED IN B.C.
FIRST NAME*:
LAST NAME*:
EMAIL*:
CITY*:
POSTAL CODE
SIGN THE PETITION
I SUPPORT KINDER MORGAN'S TRANS MOUNTAIN EXPANSION PROJECT AND THE JOBS AND WEALTH THE PIPELINE WILL CREATE FOR B.C. FAMILIES
FIRST NAME*:
LAST NAME*:
EMAIL*:
POSTAL CODE*:
ORGANIZATION:
ICBA respects your privacy. By entering your email, you consent to receive electronic communications from us that keep you updated about this and similar campaigns. You may unsubscribe at any time. Thank you for supporting responsible development.
Your name has been entered successfully. Thank you! ICBA respects your privacy. By entering your email, you have consented to receive electronic communications from us that keep you informed about this and other major projects that need your support, as well as issues impacting the industry. You may unsubscribe at any time. Thank you for supporting responsible development.
JOIN US AND SAY YES TO BC JOBS
BC IS IN A POSITION TO THRIVE, BUT PROJECTS ARE STALLED. JOIN THE MORE THAN 20,000 PEOPLE AND HELP BRING PROJECTS TO YES.
We respect your privacy. By entering your email, you consent to receive electronic communications from ICBA. You may unsubscribe at any time.
Thank you for supporting responsible development.
SUPPORT B.C. LNG
The fate of LNG is in the hands of the Federal government. Send a message to show you support B.C. jobs and families.
By providing your email address, you agree to receive emails from ICBA. You may unsubscribe at any time. Thank you for supporting responsible development.
SUCCESS. THANK YOU FOR SUPPORTING RESPONSIBLE DEVELOPMENT.
* Required field
By providing your email address, you agree to receive emails from ICBA. You may unsubscribe at any time. Thank you for supporting responsible development.
SUCCESS. THANK YOU FOR YOUR INTEREST IN LOWER MAINLAND HOUSING.
* Required field
Sign up for updates on the housing crisis in the Lower Mainland