Membership Categories and Benefits / Services Offered

  • Operating Mines, Treatment And Refining Facilities

    Any legal person operating a mine, developing a mine, or treating or handling ore and refining metals in Québec, that meets the eligibility criteria and to which the Board, on request, grants the status of Category A member.

    Advantages/Services Available:
    • 11 seats on the Board of Directors;
    • Voting member of the Board of Directors;
    • Vote at annual general meetings;
    • Representation by the QMA on major issues;
    • Support from the QMA for its activities (training, information, etc.);
    • Possibility of joining its working committees;
    • Access to training sessions and seminars;
    • Access to compliance audits;
    • Access to networking activities;
    • Complete access for reserved members section on the website;
    • Subscription to newsletters and other news items sent to members;
    • Visibility on the QMA website;
    • Reduced rate for QMA activities.
    Annual fee:

    The annual fee is based on the total payroll subject to assessment at the CNESST.

  • Mining Contractors

    Any mining contractor that meets the eligibility criteria and to which the Board of directors, on request, grants the status of Category B member.

    Advantages/Services Available:
    • 1 seat on the Board of Directors;
    • Voting member of the Board of Directors;
    • Vote at annual general meetings;
    • Representation by the QMA on major issues;
    • Support from the QMA for its activities (training, information, etc.);
    • Possibility of joining its working committees;
    • Access to training sessions and seminars;
    • Access to compliance audits;
    • Access to networking activities;
    • Complete access for reserved members section on the website;
    • Subscription to newsletters and other news items sent to members;
    • Visibility on the QMA website;
    • Reduced rate for QMA activities.
    Annual fee :

    The annual fee is based on the total payroll subject to assessment at the CNESST.

  • Exploration Companies and Mines in the process of final closure

    Any legal person involved in mineral exploration that meets the eligibility criteria and to which the Board, on request, grants the status of Category C member.

    Advantages/Services Available:
    • 1 seat on the Board of Directors;
    • Voting member of the Board of Directors;
    • Vote at annual general meetings;
    • Representation by the QMA on major issues;
    • Support from the QMA for its activities (training, information, etc.);
    • Possibility of joining a committee;
    • Access to training sessions and seminars;
    • Access to compliance audits;
    • Access to networking activities;
    • Complete access for reserved members section on the website;
    • Subscription to newsletters and other news items sent to members;
    • Visibility on the QMA website;
    • Reduced rate for QMA activities.
    Annual fee:

    The annual fee is based on the total payroll subject to assessment at the CNESST.

  • Institutions and non-profit organizations

    Any institution or organization (non-profit ) whose mission is connected to the mining industry, a research and technological innovation center, an incubator facility, a Chair, an education institution (vocational , college or university ), whose mission is related to the mining industry, which complies with the eligibility criteria and that the Board, on request, grants category D member status.

    Advantages/Services available:
    • Possibility of observer status on the Board of Directors;
    • Vote at the annual general meeting;
    • Possibility of joint a committee, if invited by the chair;
    • Access to symposiums;
    • Access to networking activities;
    • Limited access for reserved members section on the website;
    • Subscription to newsletters and other new items sent to members;
    • Visibility on the QMA website;
    • Tarif réduit pour les activités de l’AMQReduced rate for QMA activities.
    Annual fee :

    The fee is established at $ 1 000 per year.

  • Suppliers of Goods and Services

    Any supplier of products and technical services (geophysical and surveying services, etc.), professional services (law firms, accounting firms, geology firms, engineering firms, etc.), financial services (investment funds, financial institutions, capital development institutions), or energy transportation services, whose mission is connected with the mining industry, that meets the eligibility criteria and to which the Board, on request, grants the status of Category E member.

    Advantages/Services Available:
    • Possibility of observer status on the Board of Directors;
    • Vote at annual general meetings;
    • Possibility of joining a committee, if invited by the chair;
    • Access to symposiums;
    • Access to networking activities;
    • Complete access for reserved members section on the website;
    • Subscription to newsletters and other news items sent to members;
    • Visibility on the QMA website;
    • Reduced rate for QMA activities.
    Annual fee:

    The fee is established at $ 3 000 per year.

  • Other Partners

    Any legal person that is an industry partner and does not qualify in another category of members, that meets the eligibility criteria and to which the Board, on request, grants the status of Category F member.

    Advantages/Services Available:
    • Possibility of observer status on the Board of Directors;
    • Vote at annual general meetings;
    • Possibility of joining a committee, on payment of a financial contribution;
    • Access to symposiums;
    • Access to networking activities;
    • Complete access for reserved members section on the website;
    • Subscription to newsletters and other news items sent to members;
    • Visibility on the QMA website;
    • Reduced rate for QMA activities.
    Annual fee:

    The fee is established at $ 5 000 per year.

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*Registration as a member of the AMQ is subject to approval by the board of directors.