We don't just know the acts, regulations and crown land use framework, we wrote them!
WHO WE ARE
Cokel's crown land team are experts in the industry; Cokel's roots run deep in crown land management. Cody Fermaniuk, Cokel's founder, started his career working with AESRD (Forestry) as a land use officer, building his contacts and experience working from various locations in northern Alberta. Our Cokel crown representatives don't just know the acts, regulations and crown land use framework, they wrote them.
Cokel's land and regulatory team are the best in western Canada, we have been involved with hundreds of projects , providing land acquisition, land administration and right of way coordination during construction activity and regulatory advisory roles. Cokel has a large team of former ASERD (forestry staff), AER and Alberta Environment managers. With key contacts throughout the province Cokel will bring success to all of your crown land requirements. We provide routing and scouting of project layout that represent the projects best interests, land applications and permitting, stakeholder engagement, consent from third parties and Indigenous consultation.
ROUTING AND SCOUTING
Deciding on the right route is the cornerstone to the success of your project. The right route minimizes the impact on surrounding communities, creates scheduling efficiencies, assists in the effectiveness of overall installation, and helps meet budgets. Our staff has over 150 years of combined experience.
Route and grade planning
Compliance assurance to the acts and regulations
Cost and scheduling evaluations
APPLICATIONS AND PERMITTING
Our licensed land agents and administrators have years of land acquisition experience providing the highest standards to our client. Don't get buried in the paperwork; let us take care of that for you. We will make sure everything is documented and tracked.
ERP's / EAP applications
Land agent services
Crown disposition applications
Liaise with government agencies
Cokel's network of key contacts and experience provides a distinctive competitive advantage. Stakeholder engagement can help provide key project information, gain understanding of area uniqueness and build support. Why not utilize our network and expertise to make this part of the project go smoothly? How you engage can make or break your project.
Open house planning and hosting
Consultation plans - scheduling, location and timing
Communication and commitment tracking
Community investment strategy
Issue identification, management and tracking
Engagement planning and implementation
Compliance with land approval standards and regulations
THIRD PARTY CONSENT
Cokel has established and trusted relationships with Indigenous communities far and wide. These relationships can help with effective engagement that relies on transparency and trust. We take an inclusive approach and we are 100% Indigenous owned!