Construction of New Building - Canadian Forces Base (CFB) Gander

The Department of National Defence (DND) has proposed a project which involves the construction of a new facility to house the 5 Canadian Rangers Patrol Group at 9 Wing, Canadian Forces Base Gander. Project activities are expected to include tree clearing, grubbing, removal of the topsoil/organic root mat layer down to native ground, construction of a new asphalt access road, and building construction. The proposed building has a 1002 square meter footprint and will be constructed along Navy Road parallel with the street line. The general shape for the proposed building is a large single storey rectangle with a low slope roof and a varied interior layout. It will include a main entrance, vestibule, hall with display cases, kitchen, lounge, lockers, lactation room, gender neutral washroom and showers, meeting room, classroom, work room and ancillary spaces. The structural components of the building will be designed in accordance with the requirements set forth in of the National Building Code of Canada 2015 edition, and all referenced documents within. Proposed project activities are expected to begin in the 2022/2023 fiscal year.

Latest update

June  28, 2022— The Department of National Defence issued its Notice of Determination and determined that the project is not likely to cause significant adverse environmental effects.



Key documents

Key documents
Document Number Document Title File Date
2 Notice of Determination - June 28, 2022


Roger Hann
Department of National Defence
Roger Hann, Engineering Officer, Real Property Operations (Gander)
PO Box 6000, Station Forces
Gander, Newfoundland and Labrador A1V 1X1

  • Location

    • Canadian Forces Base (CFB) Gander (Newfoundland and Labrador)
  • Nature of Activity

    • Building and Property Development
  • Assessment Status

  • Start Date

  • Proponent

    Department of National Defence
  • Authorities

    • Department of National Defence
  • Assessment Type

    Project on federal lands
  • Reference Number


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