Health of Animals Regulations (C.R.C., c. 296)

Regulations are current to 2014-06-12 and last amended on 2014-05-16. Previous Versions

Movement of Aquatic Animals

  •  (1) No person shall move, or cause to be moved, an aquatic animal or a thing specified in a declaration made under subsection 198(1) from an eradication area, or a part of one, that has been declared an infected area for a disease named in the declaration, to a free area, buffer area or provisionally free area for that disease, except in accordance with a permit issued under section 160.

  • (2) No person shall move, or cause to be moved, an aquatic animal or a thing specified in a declaration made under subsection 198(3) from an eradication area, or a part of one, that has been declared a buffer area for a disease named in the declaration, to a free area, another buffer area or a provisionally free area for that disease, except in accordance with a permit issued under section 160.

  • (3) No person shall move, or cause to be moved, an aquatic animal or thing specified in a declaration made under subsection 198(4) from an eradication area, or a part of one, that has been declared a provisionally free area for a disease named in the declaration, to a free area for that disease, except in accordance with a permit issued under section 160.

  • SOR/2010-296, s. 5.

 If, in the opinion of the Minister, an aquatic animal is moved into an area in violation of section 199, the Minister may order that the aquatic animal be taken back without delay to the area from which it was moved or to an area of equal or lesser health status.

  • SOR/2010-296, s. 5.

Marking of Aquatic Animals

 If an aquatic animal is tested for a disease listed in the schedule to the Reportable Diseases Regulations or a disease named in Schedule VII and the animal reacts positively to the test, the owner of the animal shall ensure that it is marked with an identifier appropriate to the species or that its container is identified as containing an infected animal.

  • SOR/2010-296, s. 5.

General

 If, under this Part, a permit, certificate or other document is required for the removal or transportation of an aquatic animal, the person having the possession, care or control of the aquatic animal shall, when requested to do so by an inspector or peace officer appointed under the Act, produce the permit, certificate or other document.

  • SOR/2010-296, s. 5.