National Parks of Canada Garbage Regulations (SOR/80-217)

Regulations are current to 2017-10-13 and last amended on 2010-02-02. Previous Versions

Solid Wastes or Liquid Wastes

  •  (1) The superintendent may post a sign at the entrance to a garbage disposal area or facility requiring a permit to deliver any solid or liquid wastes to that disposal area or facility.

  • (2) Where the superintendent has posted a sign at the entrance to a garbage disposal area or facility pursuant to subsection (1), no person shall deliver solid or liquid wastes to that disposal area or facility without first obtaining a permit from the superintendent.

  • (3) Every person in possession of a permit issued pursuant to subsection (2) shall show such permit at the request of the superintendent or the person in charge of the disposal area or facility.

  • SOR/92-440, s. 5;
  • SOR/2001-449, s. 12(F).

Escape of Garbage from Vehicles

  •  (1) No person shall convey or cause to be conveyed any garbage in a vehicle that is not properly constructed and covered so as to prevent the contents thereof from escaping.

  • (2) In the event of an escape of garbage from any vehicle the owner of the vehicle shall be responsible for the immediate clean-up.

General

  •  (1) Subject to subsection (2), no person shall deposit any yard rubbish on a sidewalk or a street.

  • (2) Where the superintendent has made an arrangement for the collection of yard rubbish on a sidewalk or a street on a day specified by the superintendent, a person may deposit yard rubbish on that sidewalk or street on that day if the yard rubbish does not impede pedestrian or vehicular traffic.

  • SOR/86-377, s. 1;
  • SOR/92-440, s. 5;
  • SOR/2001-449, s. 12(F).

 No person shall discard or dispose of or deposit garbage anywhere in a park except in such places and at such times and under such conditions as the superintendent may authorize.

  • SOR/92-440, s. 5;
  • SOR/2001-449, s. 12(F).
  •  (1) Subject to subsection (2), no owner shall accumulate or allow to accumulate any garbage on his premises.

  • (2) Where, on application to the superintendent, an owner has been issued a permit to accumulate trade waste, he may, in accordance with the permit, accumulate trade waste on his premises for the purposes of sale or recycling.

  • (3) The permit referred to in subsection (2) shall specify

    • (a) the nature and type of trade waste that may be accumulated;

    • (b) the location and manner in which the trade waste is to be accumulated; and

    • (c) the manner in which trade waste is to be removed.

  • (4) No permit to accumulate trade waste shall be issued where the superintendent has reasonable grounds to believe that the accumulation of trade waste could adversely affect

    • (a) the appearance, natural resources or amenity of the park or of any community within the park; or

    • (b) the enjoyment, safety or comfort of residents or visitors to the park.

  • SOR/86-377, s. 2;
  • SOR/92-440, s. 5;
  • SOR/2001-449, s. 12(F).

Fees

 Every owner of a lot of a type set out in column I of an item of Schedule II for which garbage collection and disposal services are provided shall pay the charge set out in column II of that item.

  • SOR/92-440, s. 2;
  • SOR/95-526, s. 1;
  • SOR/96-170, s. 2.

 Every owner of an establishment, in a park referred to in Schedule III, of a class set out in column I of an item of that Schedule to whom garbage collection and disposal services are provided or who delivers or disposes of solid or liquid wastes in a park garbage disposal area or facility shall

  • (a) where the service is provided or the disposal is made throughout the year, pay the charge set out in column II of that item; and

  • (b) where the service is provided or the disposal is made in certain seasons only, pay the charge set out in column III of that item.

  • SOR/96-170, s. 2.
  •  (1) Every owner of a lot located in Banff National Park of Canada, Yoho National Park of Canada or Waterton Lakes National Park of Canada shall pay the garbage collection and disposal charge determined by the formula

    A × B/12 × C/D

    where

    A
    is the aggregate of the volume values of the units on the lot,
    B
    is the number of months in the year during which the owner is permitted to occupy the lot under the lease, permit or licence of occupation for that lot,
    C
    is the total operating and maintenance cost incurred in respect of the park, and
    D
    is the total volume value for the park.
  • (2) For each park referred to in subsection (1), the total cost incurred to collect and dispose of garbage generated by owners of lots in the park, the lot volume value for each lot in the park and the total volume value for the park shall be calculated on March 31, 1996 and on that date in every subsequent year.

  • SOR/96-170, s. 2;
  • SOR/2001-449, s. 6.
  •  (1) Subject to subsection (5), every owner of a lot in Prince Albert National Park of Canada, other than owners of lots in the central business district service area, shall pay the garbage collection and disposal charge determined by the formula

    (A × B × C) / D

    where

    A
    is the total number of units of garbage generated annually by the service area in which the lot is located,
    B
    is the cost to collect and dispose of one unit of garbage in that service area,
    C
    is the number of units on the lot, and
    D
    is the total number of units in the service area.
  • (2) The cost, per unit of garbage, to provide garbage collection and disposal services in Prince Albert National Park and the total number of units in each service area in the park shall be calculated on March 31, 1996 and on that date in every subsequent year.

  • (3) Subject to subsection (5), every owner of a lot in the central business district service area in Prince Albert National Park shall pay the garbage collection and disposal charge determined by the formula

    A × B × C/12 × D/E

    where

    A
    is the total number of units of garbage generated annually by that service area,
    B
    is the cost to collect and dispose of one unit of garbage in that service area,
    C
    is the number of months of the year during which the owner is permitted to occupy the lot under the lease, permit or licence of occupation for that lot,
    D
    is the aggregate of the volume values of the units on that lot, and
    E
    is the total volume value for that service area.
  • (4) The cost, per unit of garbage, to provide garbage collection and disposal services in Prince Albert National Park, the lot volume value for each lot in the park and the total volume value for the central business district service area shall be calculated on March 31, 1996 and on that date in every subsequent year.

  • (5) [Repealed, SOR/99-297, s. 1]

  • SOR/96-170, s. 2;
  • SOR/99-297, s. 1;
  • SOR/2001-449, s. 11.
  •  (1) For the purposes of subsection 12(1), the superintendent of each park referred to in that subsection shall, on March 31 of each year, provide each owner of a lot in that park with

    • (a) the lot volume value for the lot;

    • (b) the volume value for each unit on the lot;

    • (c) the total operating and maintenance cost incurred in respect of the park; and

    • (d) the total volume value for the park.

  • (2) For the purposes of subsection 13(1), the superintendent of Prince Albert National Park of Canada shall, on March 31 of each year, provide each owner of a lot in that park with

    • (a) the total number of units of garbage generated annually by the service area in which the lot is located;

    • (b) the cost to collect and dispose of one unit of garbage in that service area;

    • (c) the number of units on the lot; and

    • (d) the total number of units in that service area.

  • (3) For the purposes of subsection 13(3), the superintendent of Prince Albert National Park of Canada shall, on March 31 of each year, provide each owner of a lot in the central business district service area with

    • (a) the total number of units of garbage generated annually by that service area;

    • (b) the cost to collect and dispose of one unit of garbage in that service area;

    • (c) the lot volume value for the lot;

    • (d) the volume value for each unit on the lot; and

    • (e) the total volume value of that service area.

  • SOR/96-170, s. 2;
  • SOR/2001-449, s. 11.
 
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