Review Registration - Consultant

This version of the registration was submitted prior to the Lobbying Transparency Act coming into force on May 4, 2020. Due to different information requirements at that time, the registration is presented in the following format.

Registration ID: 32163707
Submitted by lobbyist on: June 9, 2017 10:49:15 AM
Accepted by Registrar on: June 9, 2017 11:04:59 AM

Lobbyist Information

Bailey, Mike Alvan  
660-475 West Georgia St.  
Vancouver, BC, V6B 4M9

BC Public Office Background

Public Office Title Description of Role From To
Political Staff Executive Director to Premier Bill Bennett 07/15/1983 03/15/1985
Political Staff Executive Assistant to Premier Bill Bennett 12/15/1980 07/15/1983

Lobbyist Firm Information

Western Policy Consultants Inc.  
#660-475 West Georgia Street  
Vancouver, BC, V7Y 4M9

Client Information

KGHM Ajax Mining Inc.  
KGHM International Ltd. is working towards the development of the Ajax Project. The proposal consists of an open-pit mine located on the historic Ajax-Afton mine site, which has seen a range of exploration and extraction from small-scale mine operations to the development of an open-pit operation under Teck Resources Ltd. and the Afton Operating Corporation between 1989 and 1997. The project is located on traditional Secw├ępemc territory near the city limits of Kamloops. The project sits entirely within the Thompson-Nicola Regional District (TNRD). PROJECT DETAILS: Annual production of 109 million pounds of copper and 99,000 ounces of gold 60,000 tonne-per-day (TPD) processing capacity ~20-year mine life ~500 full-time positions ranging from technical, to mining services, health and safety, and administrative If approved, the proposed Ajax Mine and processing facilities will employ state-of-the-art mining and environmental protection monitoring technologies.
124 Seymour St  
Kamloops, BC, V2C 2E1

Relevant Affiliates


Business Name Mailing Address Contact Information
KGHM Polska Miedz S.A. ul. M. Sklodowskiej-Curie 48

Phone: 8767478200

Government or Government Agency Funding

The organization does not receive any funding from a government or government agency.

Other Controlling or Directing Interests

The organization has no other controlling or directing interests.

Undertaking Information

June 9, 2017  
October 31, 2017  

There are no other individuals engaged to lobby on this undertaking.

Lobbying Activities


Arranging meeting between an individual and a public office holder

To brief officials on the benefits of providing approvals for the operation of the Ajax Mine.

Target Contacts

Target Type Name Title or Constituency Date Added
Minister Mungall, Michelle Minister of Energy, Mines and Petroleum Resources July 26, 2017
Public Agency Energy and Mines June 9, 2017