Regulations Respecting Zoning at St. John’s (Torbay) Airport
1 These Regulations may be cited as the St. John’s (Torbay) Airport Zoning Regulations.
2 In these Regulations,
airport means St. John’s (Torbay) Airport, in the Districts of St. John’s East and St. John’s West, in the Province of Newfoundland; (aéroport)
- airport reference point
airport reference point means the point described in Part I of the schedule; (point de repère de l’aéroport)
- approach surface
approach surface means an imaginary inclined plane extending upward and outward from each end of a strip along and at right angles to the projected centre line thereof, which approach surface is more particularly described in Part III of the schedule; (surface d’approche)
Minister means the Minister of Transport; (ministre)
- outer surface
outer surface means an imaginary surface located above and in the immediate vicinity of the airport, which outer surface is more particularly described in Part IV of the schedule; (surface extérieure)
strip means a rectangular portion of the landing area of the airport including the runway prepared for the take-off and landing of aircraft in a particular direction, which strip is more particularly described in Part V of the schedule; (bande)
- transitional surface
transitional surface means an imaginary inclined plane extending upward from the lateral limits of a strip and its approach surfaces, which transitional surface is more particularly described in Part VI of the schedule. (surface de transition)
3 For the purposes of these Regulations, the airport reference point is deemed to be 431 feet above sea level.
4 (1) Subject to subsection (2), these Regulations apply to all the lands and lands covered by water adjacent to or in the vicinity of the airport, including public road allowances, the outer limits of which are described in Part II of the schedule.
(2) These Regulations do not apply to such of those lands, the outer limits of which are described in Part II of the schedule, as form part of the airport from time to time.
5 No person shall erect or construct, on any land to which these Regulations apply, any building, structure or object or any addition to any existing building, structure or object, the highest point of which will exceed in elevation at that point any of the surfaces hereinafter set out that project immediately over and above the surface of the land at that location, namely,
6 Where an object of natural growth on any land to which these Regulations apply exceeds in elevation any of the surfaces referred to in paragraphs 5(a) to (c), the Minister may make a direction that the owner or occupier of the land on which the object is growing, remove the excessive growth.
- SOR/84-969, s. 1
Disposal of Waste
7 No owner or occupier of any land to which these Regulations apply shall permit that land or any part of it to be used for the disposal of any waste that is edible by or attractive to birds.
- SOR/84-969, s. 1
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