EX-99.1 2 exh991.htm EXHIBIT 99.1 Richmont Mines Inc.: Exhibit 99.1 - Prepared by TNT Filings Inc.

CERTIFICATION OF ANNUAL FILINGS
OF RICHMONT MINES INC.

I, Martin Rivard, President and Chief Executive Officer of Richmont Mines Inc., certify that:

1.

I have reviewed the annual filings (as this term is defined in Multilateral Instrument 52-109 Certification of Disclosure in Issuers’ Annual and Interim Filings) of Richmont Mines Inc. (the "Company") for the period ending December 31, 2007;

2.

Based on my knowledge, the annual filings do not contain any untrue statement of a material fact or omit to state a material fact required to be stated or that is necessary to make a statement not misleading in light of the circumstances under which it was made, with respect to the period covered by the annual filings;

3.

Based on my knowledge, the annual financial statements together with the other financial information included in the annual filings fairly present in all material respects the financial condition, results of operations and cash flows of the Company, as of the date and for the periods presented in the annual filings;

4.

The Company’s other certifying officers and I are responsible for establishing and maintaining disclosure controls and procedures and internal control over financial reporting for the Company, and we have:

a.

designed such disclosure controls and procedures, or caused them to be designed under our supervision, to provide reasonable assurance that material information relating to the Company, including its consolidated subsidiaries, is made known to us by others within those entities, particularly during the period in which the annual filings are being prepared;

b.

designed such internal control over financial reporting, or caused it to be designed under our supervision, to provide reasonable assurance regarding the reliability of financial reporting and the preparation of financial statements for external purposes in accordance with the Company’s GAAP; and

c.

evaluated the effectiveness of the Company’s disclosure controls and procedures as of the end of the period covered by the annual filings and have caused the Company to disclose in the annual MD&A our conclusions about the effectiveness of the disclosure controls and procedures as of the end of the period covered by the annual filings based on such evaluation; and

5.

I have caused the Company to disclose in the annual MD&A any change in the Company’s internal control over financial reporting that occurred during the Company’s most recent interim period that has materially affected, or is reasonably likely to materially affect, the Company’s internal control over financial reporting.

Date: March 31, 2008

Martin Rivard (signed)                                
Martin Rivard
President and Chief Executive Officer


CERTIFICATION OF ANNUAL FILINGS
OF RICHMONT MINES INC.

I, Nicole Veilleux, Financial Director of Richmont Mines Inc., certify that:

1.

I have reviewed the annual filings (as this term is defined in Multilateral Instrument 52-109 Certification of Disclosure in Issuers’ Annual and Interim Filings) of Richmont Mines Inc. (the "Company") for the period ending December 31, 2007;

2.

Based on my knowledge, the annual filings do not contain any untrue statement of a material fact or omit to state a material fact required to be stated or that is necessary to make a statement not misleading in light of the circumstances under which it was made, with respect to the period covered by the annual filings;

3.

Based on my knowledge, the annual financial statements together with the other financial information included in the annual filings fairly present in all material respects the financial condition, results of operations and cash flows of the Company, as of the date and for the periods presented in the annual filings;

4.

The Company’s other certifying officers and I are responsible for establishing and maintaining disclosure controls and procedures and internal control over financial reporting for the Company, and we have:

a.

designed such disclosure controls and procedures, or caused them to be designed under our supervision, to provide reasonable assurance that material information relating to the Company, including its consolidated subsidiaries, is made known to us by others within those entities, particularly during the period in which the annual filings are being prepared;

b.

designed such internal control over financial reporting, or caused it to be designed under our supervision, to provide reasonable assurance regarding the reliability of financial reporting and the preparation of financial statements for external purposes in accordance with the Company’s GAAP; and

c.

evaluated the effectiveness of the Company’s disclosure controls and procedures as of the end of the period covered by the annual filings and have caused the Company to disclose in the annual MD&A our conclusions about the effectiveness of the disclosure controls and procedures as of the end of the period covered by the annual filings based on such evaluation; and

5.

I have caused the Company to disclose in the annual MD&A any change in the Company’s internal control over financial reporting that occurred during the Company’s most recent interim period that has materially affected, or is reasonably likely to materially affect, the Company’s internal control over financial reporting.

Date: March 31, 2008

Nicole Veilleux (signed)                      
Nicole Veilleux
Financial Director