CAPPA Seminar: Alberta Allowable Costs

Thursday, November 22, 2018

8:30 am – 4:00pm

Venue: University of Calgary, Downtown Campus, 906 – 8th Ave. SW, Calgary, AB

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Day of Registration: 7:45 – 8:15

Meals provided: Light breakfast snack, morning coffee break, Lunch, afternoon coffee break

Please advise of any dietary restrictions

Alberta Allowable Costs

Gain a deeper understanding of Alberta Allowable Cost fundamentals through hands-on examples of cost calculations, including operating costs, capital costs and custom processing fees. The seminar will focus on understanding AB Allowable Costs, Facility Cost Centre (FCC) set-up, Allowable Cost (AC) form submission, gathering data, and best practices in coding invoices and fees to insure that all allowable costs are accurately captured.  In addition, you will also gain an understanding of how these costs are reflected on your Monthly and Annual AB Crown Invoice.


Don Dubbin

GCA Analyst.  Don is currently responsible for Alberta Crown, BC Crown, and IOGC Gas Cost Allowance reporting at Shell Canada.

Don has worked in the Oil and Gas Industry for 17 years, joining Shell Canada in 2001 as an analyst in Lubricants Distribution.  In 2005, Don moved into a project role, implementing various IT based solutions within the Downstream business.  In 2012, Don joined the Royalty Compliance team, as a GCA analyst for Alberta, BC, and IOGC.  In 2014, Don moved into Royalty reporting for Shell’s InSitu Oil Sands projects, before returning to the GCA Analyst role in 2016.  Don has two children and enjoys camping, boating, and spending time with his family.


Members $398 plus GST

Non-members $478 plus GST

Non-member plus new CAPPA membership $547 plus GST

Registration deadline: Noon, November 19, 2018


Cancellation policy:

Cancellations must be received by email to in order to cancel event registration.

The following refund policy applies to this event:

Full refunds will be given if cancellation to CAPPA occurs prior to midnight on November 7, 2018

A 50% refund will be given if cancellation to CAPPA occurs prior to midnight on November 15, 2018

Refunds will not be given after February 9th.

A $20 administration fee is applies to full and partial refunds.

Registration, however, may be transferred to another attendee without an administration fee. Please notify CAPPA of the transfer to another attendee. The original registrant would be responsible to sort the payment out offline with the new attendee.