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Pest Control Products Act

Version of section 52 from 2002-12-31 to 2016-12-11:

Marginal note:Inspector may seize

  •  (1) An inspector conducting an inspection under section 48, 49 or 51 may seize and detain any pest control product or other thing if he or she has reasonable grounds to believe that

    • (a) it was involved in a contravention of this Act or the regulations; or

    • (b) it will afford evidence in respect of a contravention of this Act or the regulations.

  • Marginal note:Communicate reasons

    (2) After seizing a pest control product or other thing, the inspector shall, as soon as practicable, take any measures that are necessary in the circumstances to advise the owner or the person in whose possession, care or control the product was at the time of the seizure, or the owner or person responsible for the place where it was seized, of the reason for the seizure and the place where the product is being stored.

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