294. General rules and requirements.

(2)     Dispositions other than Leases

(i)     Contracts for Sale

294.     General rules and requirements.

The rules of law applicable to contracts for the sale or demise of land1 apply generally to contracts concerning mines, quarries and unsevered minerals, for the mines and minerals are part and parcel of the land2.

The statutory requirements3, relating to contracts for the sale or other disposition of an interest in land4 apply equally to a contract for the sale of a mine or quarry, or of a share of a mine or quarry5,