Annual and transition report of foreign private issuers pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

Financial Instruments - Narrative (Details)

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Financial Instruments - Narrative (Details)
12 Months Ended
Dec. 31, 2017
CAD ($)
Disclosure of detailed information about financial instruments [abstract]  
Short-Term Investment Held In Guaranteed Investment Certificates, Percent 100.00%
Currency risk | US dollars $  
Disclosure of nature and extent of risks arising from financial instruments [line items]  
Impact of increase in value of currency, amount $ 0.01
(Increase) decrease in net loss due to change in currency value (5,056)
Currency risk | British pounds £  
Disclosure of nature and extent of risks arising from financial instruments [line items]  
Impact of increase in value of currency, amount 0.10
(Increase) decrease in net loss due to change in currency value 21,492
Currency risk | Euro €  
Disclosure of nature and extent of risks arising from financial instruments [line items]  
Impact of increase in value of currency, amount 0.10
(Increase) decrease in net loss due to change in currency value $ 11,736