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Special Economic Measures (Ukraine) Regulations

Version of section 1 from 2022-02-24 to 2022-09-28:

Marginal note:Definitions

 The following definitions apply in these Regulations.


Convention means the Vienna Convention on Diplomatic Relations, done at Vienna on April 18, 1961.  (Convention)

Crimea region of Ukraine

Crimea region of Ukraine means the Autonomous Republic of Crimea and the city of Sevastopol and includes their land areas and territorial sea. (région de Crimée de l’Ukraine)

designated person

designated person means a person who is in Ukraine, or is a national of Ukraine who does not ordinarily reside in Canada, and whose name is listed in the schedule.  (personne désignée)

DNR region of Ukraine

DNR region of Ukraine means the so-called Donetsk People’s Republic and the territory it controls in the Donetsk oblast of eastern Ukraine. (région de Donetsk de l’Ukraine)

LNR region of Ukraine

LNR region of Ukraine means the so-called Luhansk People’s Republic and the territory it controls in the Luhansk oblast of eastern Ukraine (région de Louhansk de l’Ukraine)


Minister means the Minister of Foreign Affairs. (ministre)


pension means a benefit paid under the Old Age Security Act, the Canada Pension Plan or an Act respecting the Quebec Pension Plan, CQLR, c. R-9, any superannuation, pension or benefit paid under or in respect of any retirement savings plan or under any retirement plan, any amount paid under or in respect of the Garnishment, Attachment and Pension Diversion Act or the Pension Benefits Division Act, and any other payment made in respect of disability.  (pension)

technical assistance

technical assistance means any form of assistance, such as providing instruction, training, consulting services or technical advice or transferring know-how or technical data. (aide technique)


Ukraine includes

  • (a) any political subdivision of Ukraine;

  • (b) the government, and any department, of Ukraine or of a political subdivision of Ukraine; and

  • (c) any agency of Ukraine or of a political subdivision of Ukraine. (Ukraine)

  • SOR/2015-179, s. 1
  • SOR/2022-28, s. 1

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