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Arctic Shipping Safety and Pollution Prevention Regulations (SOR/2017-286).

Country/Territory
Canada
Document type
Regulation
Date
2017 (2023)
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Environment gen., Sea
Keyword
Pollution control Effluent waste water/discharge Marine pollution
Geographical area
Americas, Arctic, Asia and the Pacific, East Pacific, North America, North Atlantic
Abstract

For the purpose of interpreting a document incorporated by reference into these Regulations, “should” is to be read as “must” and recommendations are mandatory. These Regulations establish safety measures (SOLAS Requirements and other requirements) and pollution prevention measures for Canadian and foreign vessels in Artic waters.

Full text
English/French
Website
laws.justice.gc.ca

References - Legislation

Implements

Arctic Waters Pollution Prevention Act (R.S.C. 1985, c. A-12).

Legislation | Canada | 1985 (2019)

Keyword: Marine pollution, Access-to-information, Data collection/reporting, Pollution control, Maritime zone, Ecosystem preservation, Inspection, Offences/penalties, Enforcement/compliance, Freshwater pollution

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Repeals

Arctic Shipping Pollution Prevention Regulations ( C.R.C., c. 353).

Legislation | Canada | 1978

Keyword: Marine pollution, Pollution control, Maritime zone, Ecosystem preservation, Inspection, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX