Environmental and Social Impact Review Committee (COMEX)

The Environmental and Social Impact Review Committee (Review Committee or COMEX) is an independent body composed of members appointed by the governments of Québec and the Cree Nation, which is responsible for the assessment and review of the social and environmental impacts of projects located south of the 55th parallel in the territory governed by the James Bay and Northern Quebec Agreement (JBNQA).


  • Meetings of the COMEX

    COMEX 364 : June 13, 2018 – Montréal

    COMEX 365 : July 18, 2018 – Montréal

    COMEX 366 : September 5, 2018 – Montréal

  • Wood pellet facility in Chapais

    The assessment report  is now online (french only).

  • 2017-2018 Action Plan : For Better Integration of Climate Change and Demystifying the Environmental and Social Impact Review Procedure

    Click on this link to access the document : 2017-2018 Action Plan

  • Québec Mines 2017

    On November 20th, COMEX held its a course on environmental and social assessments in the territory of Eeyou Istchee James Bay as part of the Québec Mines seminar at the Québec City convention center. More than 30 people came to listen and talk to COMEX members.

    Click on the following link to access the course content : COMEX_QCMines 2017-11-20


Projects under review

Public Participation

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