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Ozone-depleting Substances and Halocarbon Alternatives Regulations

Version of section 55 from 2016-12-30 to 2018-04-15:

Marginal note:Calculation of consumption allowance

  •  (1) The annual consumption allowance for an HCFC set out in Table 3 of Schedule 1 for use as a refrigerant or as a fire-extinguishing agent to which each person who was entitled to the allowance under the Ozone-Depleting Substances Regulations, 1998 is entitled is determined as follows:

    • (a) for each calendar year that falls within the period that begins on January 1, 2015 and ends on December 31, 2019, in accordance with the following formula:

      A × B


      is the consumption allowance, expressed in ODP tonnes, that was granted for 2014 for the cooling sector; and
      is 28.57 %; and
    • (b) for each calendar year that falls within the period that begins on January 1, 2020 and ends on December 31, 2029, by multiplying the consumption allowance granted for 2019 by 5%.

  • Marginal note:Transfer

    (2) If a transfer of a portion of the consumption allowance is approved in accordance with subsection 57(4), the transferred portion is substracted or added to the person’s annual consumption allowance, as the case may be,

    • (a) in the case of a permanent transfer, for every calendar year following the year of the transfer; or

    • (b) in the case of a temporary transfer, for the calendar year of the transfer.

  • Marginal note:Written notice

    (3) The Minister must inform the person in writing of their consumption allowance.

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