Go to the Globe and Mail homepage

Jump to main navigationJump to main content

AdChoices
A ship receives its load of oil from the Kinder Morgan Trans Mountain Expansion Project's Westeridge loading dock in Burnaby, British Columbia, on June 4, 2015. (JONATHAN HAYWARD/THE CANADIAN PRESS)
A ship receives its load of oil from the Kinder Morgan Trans Mountain Expansion Project's Westeridge loading dock in Burnaby, British Columbia, on June 4, 2015. (JONATHAN HAYWARD/THE CANADIAN PRESS)

Ottawa won't require First Nations' consent for Trans Mountain decision Add to ...

Subscribers Only

The federal government will not require consent from First Nations as it makes a decision on whether to approve Kinder Morgan Inc.’s Trans Mountain pipeline expansion, despite endorsing a UN declaration earlier this year that includes the principle of “free, prior and informed consent,” Natural Resources Minister Jim Carr said Thursday.

Report Typo/Error

Follow on Twitter: @smccarthy55

Also on The Globe and Mail

Vancouver mayor seeking 'definitive no' on pipeline expansion (CP Video)

Next story

loading

In the know

The Globe Recommends

loading

Most popular videos »

Highlights

More from The Globe and Mail

Most popular