A completed assessment by YESAB is often required before a permit or authorization is granted.
YESAB is an independent arms-length body, responsible for implementation of the assessment responsibilities under the Yukon Environmental and Socio-economic Assessment Act (YESAA)
Public participation is the most effective way an assessor can become aware of the values affected by a proposed project.
YESAB's core values are neutrality, integrity, transparency, growth and passion.
YESAB administers a neutral assessment process that is carried out by Designated Offices, the Executive Committee and Panels of the Board.