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 365 : July 25, 2018 – Quebec City

    COMEX 366 : September 2018 – James Bay

  • 2018-2019 Action Plan : Continuing with innovation

    The 2018-2019 action plan is now online.

  • 2017-2018 Action Plan Follow-up

    COMEX presents the follow-up of actions taken as part of its 2017-2018 Action Plan for better integration of climate change and demystifying the environmental and social impact review procedure (extract from the 2017-2018 annual report).

  • Wood pellet facility in Chapais

    The assessment report  is now online (french only).


Projects under review

Public Participation

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