EX-32.1 4 exhibit32-1.htm EXHIBIT 32.1 NovaCopper Inc.: Exhibit 32.1 - Filed by newsfilecorp.com

CERTIFICATION PURSUANT TO
18 U.S.C. §1350,
AS ADOPTED PURSUANT TO
SECTION 906 OF THE SARBANES-OXLEY ACT OF 2002

     In connection with the Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q of NovaCopper Inc. (the “Registrant”) for the period ended August 31, 2013, as filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on the date hereof (the “Report”), I, Rick Van Nieuwenhuyse, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Registrant, certify, pursuant to 18 U.S.C. §1350, as adopted pursuant to Section 906 of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002, that:

  (1)

The Report fully complies with the requirements of Section 13(a) or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended; and

     
  (2)

The information contained in the Report fairly presents, in all material respects, the financial condition and results of operations of the Company.

Date: October 9, 2013

By: /s/ Rick Van Nieuwenhuyse  
  Rick Van Nieuwenhuyse  
  President and Chief Executive Officer  
  (principal executive officer)