Our plan for Canada’s mining future

The Canadian Minerals and Metals Plan (CMMP) is a milestone in Canada’s mining history. It includes a vision, principles, and strategic directions that governments, industry, and stakeholders can pursue to drive competitiveness and long-term success. This generational initiative will raise Canadians’ awareness of the importance of the minerals sector, respond to ongoing and emerging challenges, and help position Canada for opportunities offered by an evolving economy.

Read the full Canadian Minerals and Metals Plan

Implementing the Canadian Minerals and Metals Plan

Action Plan 2021

The second Action Plan provides an update on the pan-Canadian initiatives and other concrete actions, including the release of the Pan-Canadian Geoscience Strategy.

Action Plan 2020

Introduced signature pan-Canadian initiatives that drive toward the targets set out in the CMMP's six strategic directions.

2018 public consultation

What we heard from the 2018 public consultations on the future of mining in Canada.

Watch the Canadian Minerals and Metals Plan launch video