Airport Traffic Regulations (C.R.C., c. 886)

Regulations are current to 2016-04-12 and last amended on 2009-06-04. Previous Versions

 A constable who finds a motor vehicle parked in contravention of this Part may, at the expense of the owner, remove the vehicle and, if he deems it necessary to protect the vehicle or the interests of the owner, store it in a suitable place.

Speed

 No person shall drive a motor vehicle on a road at a rate of speed in excess of the speed limit indicated for that road by a sign.

 Unless otherwise authorized by the airport manager, no person shall drive a motor vehicle on an apron at a rate of speed in excess of 15 mph (25 km/h).

 No person shall drive a motor vehicle on an apron or manoeuvring area in a manner that is dangerous to persons, aircraft, vehicles or equipment, having regard to all the circumstances including the amount of traffic thereon or reasonably expected to be thereon.

 The provisions of this Part relating to motor vehicles apply with such modifications as the circumstances require to a bicycle or any cycle regardless of the number of wheels it may have.

Animals

 No person shall allow an animal owned by him or under his control to be at large on an airport.

 A constable or person in charge of an airport may, at the expense of the owner of the animal, cause any animal found at large on the airport to be confined or driven off the airport or impounded in accordance with the laws of the province and municipality in which the airport is situated.

Penalties

  •  (1) Subject to subsections (2) and (3) and subsection 40(4), every person who contravenes a provision of this Part is liable on summary conviction to

    • (a) a fine not exceeding an amount equal to the lesser of

      • (i) the maximum fine, if any, prescribed under the highway traffic laws of the province in which the offence was committed, as amended from time to time, and

      • (ii) in any other case, $500;

    • (b) a term of imprisonment not exceeding six months; or

    • (c) both.

  • (2) Every person who contravenes any provision of these Regulations governing the parking of motor vehicles shall be liable on summary conviction to a fine not exceeding $50.

  • (3) Where a person is convicted of driving a motor vehicle in contravention of this Part, the convicting court or judge may, in addition to any other penalty imposed, make an order prohibiting that person from driving any motor vehicle on any lands belonging to or occupied by Her Majesty in right of Canada for any period not exceeding one year from the date of the conviction.

  • (4) Every person who drives a motor vehicle contrary to an order made pursuant to subsection (3) is liable on summary conviction to a fine not exceeding $500 or to imprisonment for a term not exceeding six months or to both.

  • SOR/96-476, s. 1;
  • SOR/2002-356, s. 2;
  • SOR/2006-102, s. 28.
  •  (1) Any person who is alleged to have contravened any provision of this Part governing the parking of a motor vehicle may, at any time within 72 hours after the expiration of the day on which the contravention is alleged to have occurred, excluding holidays, register a plea of guilty to the alleged offence and pay into court, either personally or by mail,

    • (a) where the alleged offence relates to parking in an area in which parking is prohibited, in contravention of section 16,

      • (i) $25, where the alleged offence occurred at an airport set out in Schedule I,

      • (ii) $15, where the alleged offence occurred at an airport set out in Schedule II that is denoted by an asterisk, and

      • (iii) $10, where the alleged offence occurred at an airport set out in Schedule II that is not denoted by an asterisk;

    • (b) where the alleged offence relates to parking in a loading area, in contravention of section 18,

      • (i) $30, where the alleged offence occurred at an airport set out in Schedule I,

      • (ii) $20, where the alleged offence occurred at an airport set out in Schedule II that is denoted by an asterisk, and

      • (iii) $15, where the alleged offence occurred at an airport set out in Schedule II that is not denoted by an asterisk;

    • (c) where the alleged offence relates to parking in an area that is reserved for persons who hold a parking permit or special parking permit, in contravention of section 20,

      • (i) $25, where the alleged offence occurred at an airport set out in Schedule I,

      • (ii) $15, where the alleged offence occurred at an airport set out in Schedule II that is denoted by an asterisk, and

      • (iii) $10, where the alleged offence occurred at an airport set out in Schedule II that is not denoted by an asterisk;

    • (d) where the alleged offence relates to overtime parking, in contravention of section 21 or 24,

      • (i) $15, where the alleged offence occurred at an airport set out in Schedule I,

      • (ii) $10, where the alleged offence occurred at an airport set out in Schedule II that is denoted by an asterisk, and

      • (iii) $5, where the alleged offence occurred at an airport set out in Schedule II that is not denoted by an asterisk;

    • (e) where the alleged offence relates to parking a motor vehicle in such a manner as to obstruct traffic, in contravention of section 26 or subsection 29(2),

      • (i) $30, where the alleged offence occurred at an airport set out in Schedule I,

      • (ii) $20, where the alleged offence occurred at an airport set out in Schedule II that is denoted by an asterisk, and

      • (iii) $15, where the alleged offence occurred at an airport set out in Schedule II that is not denoted by an asterisk;

    • (f) where the alleged offence relates to parking in an area

      • (i) that is reserved for handicapped persons, in contravention of subsection 25(1), $50, where the alleged offence occurred at an airport set out in Schedule I or II,

      • (ii) that is reserved for certain persons or a particular class of persons, other than handicapped persons, in contravention of subsection 25(2), $25, where the alleged offence occurred at an airport set out in Schedule I or II;

    • (g) where the alleged offence relates to a contravention of section 17, 19, 22, 23, 27 or 28 or subsection 29(1),

      • (i) $25, where the alleged offence occurred at an airport set out in Schedule I,

      • (ii) $15, where the alleged offence occurred at an airport set out in Schedule II that is denoted by an asterisk, and

      • (iii) $10, where the alleged offence occurred at an airport set out in Schedule II that is not denoted by an asterisk.

  • (2) Any amount paid pursuant to subsection (1) shall be paid into the court designated by the Minister for such payment.

  • (3) Where a payment referred to in subsection (1) is sent to the court by mail, the payment into court shall be deemed to have been made on the day on which the payment was mailed.

  • (4) Where a person who is alleged to have contravened a provision of this Part governing the parking of a motor vehicle has, in accordance with subsection (1), paid money into court with respect to that contravention, no further penalty shall be imposed on him for that contravention.

  • SOR/81-663, s. 1;
  • SOR/92-120, s. 6;
  • SOR/93-27, s. 1;
  • SOR/95-536, s. 6;
  • SOR/2006-102, s. 29(F).

PART IIPedestrians

Prohibition

 No person who is not in possession of valid identification shall enter upon or remain in any area that is designated by a sign or device as a restricted area unless authorized to do so by the airport manager.

  •  (1) No person, being the holder of valid identification designed to be worn on outer clothing, shall enter on or remain in a restricted area unless that identification is at all times visibly displayed on his person.

  • (2) Every holder of valid identification who fails to comply with the terms of issue of that identification shall surrender the identification to the airport manager.

  • SOR/81-663, s. 2.

 Every person found on or in a restricted area in contravention of section 41 or subsection 41.1(1) may be removed therefrom by a constable but such removal shall be without prejudice toward any other proceeding that may be taken.

  • SOR/81-663, s. 3.
 
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