Kitimat LNG Expansion Project

KM LNG Operating General Partnership is proposing to expand the Kitimat LNG Project (archived Registry reference number 05-03-10430), a liquefied natural gas (LNG) production and marine export facility located at Bish Cove, near Kitimat, British Columbia. As proposed, the Kitimat LNG Expansion Project would increase the facility's LNG production capacity by more than 50%, to 18 million tonnes per year. The expansion would include the addition of a third LNG train, a LNG containment tank, marine berth infrastructure, and increased shipping.

Latest update

August 6, 2021 – The Impact Assessment Agency of Canada terminated the assessment of the project at the request of the proponent.


Key documents

Key documents
Document Number Document Title File Date
8 Notice of Termination - August 6, 2021
7 Notice of Commencement of an Environmental Assessment and Substitution Approval - August 20, 2019
6 Notice of Environmental Assessment Determination - August 20, 2019
3 Summary of a Project Description of a Designated Project PDF (7.7 MB) July 8, 2019


Impact Assessment Agency of Canada
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Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0H3
Telephone: 613-957-0700 or 1-866-582-1884
Fax: 613-957-0862

  • Location

    • Bish Cove (British Columbia)
  • Nature of Activity

    • Oil and Gas
  • Assessment Status

  • Proponent

    KM LNG Operating General Partnership
  • Authorities

    • Impact Assessment Agency of Canada
  • Assessment Type

    Environmental assessment by substitution under CEAA 2012
  • Reference Number


This map is for illustrative purposes. The markers represent the approximate locations based on available data. More than one marker may be identified for a given assessment.

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...within 200 kilometres
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