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La Mauricie National Park

Pass for owners expropriated

The owners of permanent residences, cottages, land and lumber lots that were expropriated during the creation of La Mauricie National Park, their children, grandchildren and spouses will be able to obtain a pass so that they can revisit the places that are dear to them, which are, today, within the park.


Frequently Ask Questions

How do I make a request?
You can, at this time, apply for a pass. Your application must include the following:
the Pass Application duly completed and signed, and a copy of your birth (or baptismal) certificate in order to prove your identity.

The Pass Application form is available online at Pass Application (PDF - 137 Kb) or a printed form can be obtained at the Parks Canada offices in Shawinigan (702, 5th Street).

Each eligible person is responsible for submitting their own application for a pass. For applicants under 18 years old, the pass application can be submitted by a parent or legal guardian.

The pass is valid for one national park or national historic site, that is, the one whose creation gave rise to the expropriation of the applicant and his/her family.

The completed form can be mailed or dropped off in person at the following address:

Pass Application
La Mauricie National Park
702, 5th Street
Shawinigan, Québec G9N 1E9

You can also submit your application by fax at 819-536-3661 or by e-mail to: mauricie.archives@pc.gc.ca


How does this pass for the La Mauricie National Park work?
At La Mauricie National Park, this pass will take the form of an identity card with photo and will be issued to any eligible person who applies for one. It is a personal non-transferable pass that will be renewable every five years.


I still have questions?
For more information on the procedure to follow to obtain a pass, contact us by phone at 819-536-2638 #235 or by e-mail at the following address: mauricie.archives@pc.gc.ca

We will be pleased to answer your questions.