Historic Canals Regulations (SOR/93-220)

Regulations are current to 2015-07-09 and last amended on 2015-06-05. Previous Versions

Aircraft Operations

  •  (1) Except in the case of an emergency, no person shall take off, land or moor an aircraft

    • (a) on the navigation channel of a historic canal;

    • (b) on historic canal waters within 100 m of a lock, bridge or dam; or

    • (c) except in accordance with a permit issued under subsection (2), on historic canal waters at a point where the waters are 150 m wide or less.

  • (2) The superintendent may, on receipt of an application, issue a permit authorizing the applicant to take off, land or moor an aircraft on historic canal waters referred to in paragraph (1)(c).

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

    • (a) the dates and times when, and the location at which, the applicant may take off, land or moor an aircraft; and

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

  • SOR/94-580, s. 4;
  • SOR/2002-191, s. 5(E);
  • SOR/2015-134, s. 9(E).

Camping

 No person shall camp on historic canal lands, except at a campground.

  • SOR/2015-134, s. 21.
  •  (1) Subject to section 21, it is prohibited for any person to camp at a 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) The superintendent may, on receipt of an application, issue a permit authorizing the applicant to camp at a campground if

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

    • (b) there are sufficient washroom facilities for the number of campers.

  • (3) The permit shall specify the campground’s location and the period for which the permit is valid.

  • SOR/94-580, s. 5;
  • SOR/2002-191, s. 5(E);
  • SOR/2015-134, s. 10.

 [Repealed, SOR/2015-134, s. 10]

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

  • SOR/2015-134, s. 21.

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 dates and times when, and 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);
  • SOR/2015-134, s. 11(E).