Farmers' Advocate Office: Fair Process

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Well Water Restoration or Replacement Program (WWRRP)
Through this program, a landowner may apply for compensation for a well suspected to be damaged by energy activities.
Well Water Replacement Program Application Form (PDF)
Water Wells that Last Generations
Dissolved Gases in Well Water
Seismic Well Water Testing Guidelines (PDF)
    Wildlife Cost Assessment Committee
    Under the Forest and Prairie Protection Act, an individual may receive an invoice from Environment and Sustainable Resource Development to help cover the costs of fire suppression. On request, the Wildfire Cost Assessment Committee can review invoices to evaluate an individual's ability to pay.

    Agricultural Operation Practices Act (Part 1 - Nuisance)
    Under Part 1 of the Agricultural Operation Practices Act (AOPA), an appointed panel can review complaints related to agricultural odour, dust, noise, and smoke. For more information on the AOPA, please review the Agricultural Operation Practices Act Reference Guide.

    Review of Crop Insurance Appeal
    Upon request, the FAO will conduct appeals for Agricultural Financial Services Corporation (AFSC) on disputed crop insurance claims.

    Additional Resources
    Regulatory Services, Agriculture and Rural Development - Compliance Principles for Investigations

    Contact Us
    Farmers' Advocate Office (FAO)
    #305, 7000 - 113 Street
    Edmonton, AB T6H 5T6
    Telephone: 310-FARM (3276)
    Fax: 780-427-3913

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    Disclaimer: Information found on this website is intended to be for information purposes, and should be used as a guideline only. Any discrepancies should be forwarded directly to the agency that holds the jurisdiction.
    For more information about the content of this document, contact Jeana Les.
    This information published to the web on November 6, 2006.
    Last Reviewed/Revised on September 25, 2015.