5 (1) The notice of proposed export that is required under subsection 101(1) of the Act must be provided to the Minister by the person proposing the export of a substance at least
(a) if the person holds a permit to export the substance issued under paragraph 185(1)(b) of the Act or under the Ozone-depleting Substances and Halocarbon Alternatives Regulations, seven days before the export; or
(b) in any other case, 15 days before the export.
Marginal note:Effective date
(2) The notice is considered to be provided to the Minister
(a) on the day on which it is delivered, if it is delivered personally;
(b) on the day on which it is postmarked, if it is sent by mail; or
(c) on the date that is indicated by the sending apparatus, if it is sent by electronic mail or by facsimile.
Marginal note:Content of notice
(3) The notice of proposed export must
(a) provide the information set out in Schedule 1; and
(b) be accompanied by a certification, dated and signed by the person proposing the export, or by their duly authorized representative, stating that the information provided in the notice is accurate and complete.
Marginal note:Electronic or paper submission
(4) The notice of proposed export and the certification may be submitted either in writing or in an electronic format that is compatible with the one that is used by the Minister and the documents must bear the signature of the person proposing the export or their duly authorized representative.
Marginal note:Notification of changes
(5) The exporter must notify the Minister in writing of any change to the information provided in a notice of proposed export within 30 days after learning of it.