Historic Canals Regulations (SOR/93-220)

Regulations are current to 2014-11-25

  •  (1) Subject to section 21, no person shall camp at a boater campground unless the person

    • (a) holds a permit issued under subsection (2); or

    • (b) is a member of a group in respect of which a permit has been issued under subsection (2).

  • (2) Subject to section 20, the superintendent may, on receipt of an application, issue a permit authorizing the applicant to camp at a boater campground, if

    • (a) the applicant is boating on the historic canal;

    • (b) there is sufficient space available at the boater campground; and

    • (c) there are sufficient washroom facilities at the boater campground for the campers.

  • (3) A permit issued under subsection (2) shall specify the location of the boater campground and the period for which the permit is valid.

  • SOR/94-580, s. 5;
  • SOR/2002-191, s. 5(E).

 No person who holds a permit issued under subsection 19(2) is eligible to apply for or receive, for that person or on behalf of other persons, another permit to camp at a boater campground before the first permit expires.

 Where a person holds a permit to moor overnight that is issued under subsection 40(5), the person may camp that night at a boater campground without holding a permit issued under subsection 19(2).

Fireworks

  •  (1) No person shall discharge fireworks in a historic canal, except in accordance with a permit issued under subsection (2).

  • (2) The superintendent may, on receipt of an application, issue a permit authorizing the applicant to discharge fireworks in a historic canal.

  • (3) A permit issued under subsection (2) shall specify

    • (a) the location at which the applicant may discharge fireworks; and

    • (b) the period for which the permit is valid.

  • SOR/94-580, s. 6;
  • SOR/2002-191, s. 5(E).

Fire

  •  (1) No person shall light or maintain a fire on historic canal lands except

    • (a) in a stove, fireplace or other receptacle or place designated for that purpose; or

    • (b) in a portable stove or other similar device in a place designated, by means of a sign or notice, for that purpose.

  • (2) No person who lights or maintains a fire on historic canal lands shall leave the fire unattended.

  • (3) Every person who lights or maintains a fire on historic canal lands shall extinguish the fire when it is no longer required.

Domestic Animals

  •  (1) Every person who brings a pet onto historic canal lands shall ensure that the pet is

    • (a) restrained by a harness or a leash that is no longer than 3 m; or

    • (b) confined in a container or enclosure.

  • (2) Every person who is in charge of a pet on historic canal lands shall ensure that any excrement or other solid waste that originates from the pet is disposed of in a receptacle or removed from the historic canal lands.