Find a mining recorder's office

There are 4 district mining recorder's offices. Each office administers mineral tenure for the district which it's in. Office staff can provide:

  • information on areas that are open for staking;
  • guidelines for staking;
  • printing of paper maps and forms; and
  • requirements for working your claim such as notifications and authorizations.

If you're looking for information on mining topics, see our list of mining webpages.

Book an appointment to visit the office

Due to health advisories about the COVID-19 pandemic, you're now required to make an appointment to visit the Mining Recorder's offices.

Contact the office 3 to 4 days prior to find an appointment time that works with your schedule. Appointments are 15 minutes long. Come prepared and, if possible, fill out your forms ahead of time.​

Dawson City Mining Recorder's Office

In person: 1242 Front Street. Our office is open Monday to Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. and 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Phone: 867-993-5343
Email: dawson.mining@yukon.ca
Mail:
Government of Yukon
Dawson City Mining Recorder (K-DA)
Box 249
Dawson, Yukon Y0B 1G0

Mayo Mining Recorder's Office

In person: 207-6th Avenue. Our office is open Monday to Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 12 p.m and 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Phone: 867-996-2256
Email: mayo.mining@yukon.ca
Mail:
Government of Yukon
Mayo Mining Recorder (K-MA)
Box 10
Mayo, Yukon Y0B 1M0

Watson Lake Mining Recorder's Office

In person: 1007 Alaska Highway. Our office is open Monday to Friday from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m and 1 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Phone: 867-536-7366
Email: watson.mining@yukon.ca
Mail:
Government of Yukon
Watson Lake Mining Recorder (K-WL)
Box 269
Watson Lake, Yukon Y0A 1C0

Whitehorse Mining Recorder's Office

In person: 102-300 Main Street. Our office is open Monday to Friday from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Phone: 867-667-3190
Email: whitehorse.mining@yukon.ca
Mail:
Government of Yukon
Whitehorse Mining Recorder (K-102)
102-300 Main Street
Whitehorse, Yukon Y1A 2B5