Small Vessel Regulations
413 (1) A passenger-carrying vessel of a length set out in column 1 of the table to this subsection shall carry on board the navigation equipment set out in column 2 as indicated in that column.
Column 1 Column 2 Item Length Navigation Equipment 1 not more than 9 m
(a) a sound-signalling appliance that meets the requirements of the Collision Regulations, or a sound-signalling device;
(b) if the vessel is operated after sunset or before sunrise or in periods of restricted visibility, navigation lights that meet the requirements of the Collision Regulations; and
(c) a magnetic compass that meets the requirements of the Navigation Safety Regulations, 2020
2 more than 9 m but not more than 12 m 3 more than 12 m
(2) A magnetic compass is not required to be carried on board a passenger-carrying vessel that is not more than 8 m in length and that navigates within sight of seamarks.
- SOR/2020-216, s. 419
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