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Migratory Birds Regulations

Version of section 15.1 from 2013-06-07 to 2018-05-29:

  •  (1) Subject to subsection (2), no person shall

    • (a) possess, for the purpose of hunting a migratory game bird, except a woodcock, band-tailed pigeon or mourning dove, shot other than non-toxic shot; or

    • (b) hunt a migratory game bird, except a woodcock, band-tailed pigeon or mourning dove, by the use of shot other than non-toxic shot.

  • (2) The exceptions of woodcock, band-tailed pigeon and mourning dove set out in subsection (1) do not apply in

    • (a) any area in which the use of non-toxic shot is required under Schedule I when hunting those species; and

    • (b) the wildlife areas set out in Schedule I to the Wildlife Area Regulations.

  • SOR/90-623, s. 1
  • SOR/93-432, s. 2
  • SOR/97-400, s. 2
  • SOR/2013-126, s. 2
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