Minerals Royalty Rates


Alberta-Owned Metallic & Industrial Minerals

Administered by Alberta Energy

CommodityRoyalty Rates
Limestone, Other “Stone”$0.0441/tonne
Bentonite$0.11/tonne
Clay for pottery and Fireclay$0.11/tonne
Other Clay, Marl, Volcanic Ash$0.0655/cubic metre
Silica Sand$0.37/tonne
Salt$0.45/tonne
Placer Minerals5% of production
Metallic Minerals, such as base metals, diamonds, uranium1% gross mine-mouth revenue before payout; After payout, the greater of 1% gross mine-mouth revenue and 12% net revenu