Crown timber harvested in Manitoba is measured in cubic metres (m³). For each cubic metre of timber harvested, specific dues and charges must be paid. Commercial users must pay three specific charges as per The Forest Act:
Market Based Timber Pricing
Timber dues are set monthly based on the previous month average commodity reference prices in accordance with Manitoba's Timber Dues Tables.
The timber pricing system sets dues by four timber classes, each associated with a forest product commodity:
Timber dues for all other forest products and commodities will be established annually and periodically reviewed.
Timber prices will apply to all Crown timber moved, scaled or delivered that month. Timber prices will be updated on this website and will be available at Sustainable Development offices each month.
To check the current or historical timber dues:
Phone: (204) 945-7989
Email: Forest Management