Declarations Regulations (Chemical Weapons Convention) (SOR/2010-56)

Regulations are current to 2014-07-22

Annual Declaration of Anticipated Activities

Marginal note:Declaration
  •  (1) Any person that anticipates carrying out at a plant site, during the following calendar year, an activity referred to in section 11 of the Act with respect to a Schedule 2 chemical, other than its export or import, must make, no later than September 15 of the current year, an annual declaration of the activities that are anticipated to be carried out during the calendar year to the National Authority that is signed and dated by the declarant or, in the case of a corporation, by its authorized representative and that contains, in addition to the information set out in paragraphs 10(a) to (d), the following information for each Schedule 2 chemical referred to in the declaration:

    • (a) its IUPAC name and CAS registry number or, if no CAS registry number has been assigned, its structural formula;

    • (b) the total quantity that is anticipated to be produced, processed or consumed, expressed in kilograms or in tonnes, and the calendar yearly quarter during which the production, processing or consumption is anticipated to take place; and

    • (c) the purposes for which it will be produced, processed or consumed and,

      • (i) if it will be processed or consumed, the type of product that will result from the processing or consumption, or

      • (ii) if it will be sold or transferred within Canada, an indication of whether it will be sold or transferred to another industry, a trader or another destination and, if known, the final type of product that is anticipated to result from the production, processing or consumption.

  • Marginal note:Notice of additional activities

    (2) The declarant must notify the National Authority in writing of any additional activity that is anticipated to be carried out during the year referred to in the declaration not less than 15 days before the activity begins.

Declarations Regarding Exports and Imports

Marginal note:Initial declaration

 Unless the information has already been submitted to the National Authority, any person that, during a calendar year that falls within the period beginning on January 1, 1994 and ending at the end of the calendar year before the coming into force of these Regulations, exported or imported any quantity of any of the Schedule 2 chemicals described in paragraphs 9(1)(a) to (c) must make, within 90 days after the day on which these Regulations come into force, an initial declaration to the National Authority that is signed and dated by the declarant or, in the case of a corporation, by its authorized representative and that contains, for each calendar year referred to in this section during which an activity referred to in this section was carried out, the following information:

  • (a) the name and contact information of the declarant;

  • (b) if applicable, the name, position and contact information of the authorized representative; and

  • (c) as the case may be, each of the quantities of each Schedule 2 chemical exported or imported, expressed in kilograms or in tonnes, and the country of final destination or the country from which the chemical was imported.

Marginal note:Annual declaration of past activities

 Any person that, during a calendar year, exports or imports any quantity of any of the Schedule 2 chemicals described in paragraphs 9(1)(a) to (c) must make, no later than February 28 of the following year, an annual declaration of the calendar year’s activities to the National Authority that is signed and dated by the declarant or, in the case of a corporation, by its authorized representative and that contains the information set out in paragraphs 13(a) to (c).