Wondering where some of Canada’s coal mines are located? Use this map to discover where they are across the country, and see where the industries that support mining are located. Map of Canadian Mines


Where to find a coal mine in Canada

Canada is home to 24 permitted coal mines – 19 of which are currently in operation. More than 90% of Canada’s coal deposits are located in western provinces, in British Columbia, Alberta and Saskatchewan.

  • British Columbia has 10 mines
  • Alberta has 9 mines
  • Saskatchewan has 3 mines
  • Nova Scotia has 2 mines

Click the map to see many of the operating, permitted and coal mine projects in various stages of development across Canada.


Industries that support coal mining in Canada

There are many jobs and industry suppliers that support coal mining in Canada. Here’s a snapshot of where those jobs are located across the country.

Additional Suppliers with operations in Canada