Regulations

Propane and Natural Gas Regulations

Ontario

Propane/Natural Gas licenses and Records of Training (ROT’s) in Ontario are outlined in Ontario Regulation 215/01
Link: http://www.e-laws.gov.on.ca/html/regs/english/elaws_regs_010215_e.htm

Common Inquiries

ICE Certificates (ICE, ICE-IE) – Section 27 & 28
Cylinder Filling (PPO3) – Section 36
Construction Heater and Torch Operation (CH-01, CH-02) – Sec 47 & 48
Tar Pot Operation (RE-O) – Sec 51
Three year renewal – Sec 54

Nova Scotia

Propane/Natural Gas licenses for Nova Scotia are outlined in N.S. Regulation 11/2011
Link:  http://www.gov.ns.ca/just/regulations/regs/tsfuel.htm

Gas Operator Licenses – Starts at Sec 66

To obtain a Gas Certificate, individuals must apply to the Province using the Access Nova Scotia form (link below) and write a provincial exam

Link: http://novascotia.ca/snsmr/pdf/ans-fuel-safety-licence-renewal-application-form.pdf

New Brunswick

Propane/Natural Gas licenses for New Brunswick are outlined in the Boiler and Pressure Vessel Act O.C. 84-608
Link: http://laws.gnb.ca/en/showpdf/cr/84-176.pdf

Compressed Gas Licenses – Starts at Part III Sec 16

To obtain a Gas Certificate, individuals must apply to the Province (link below) and write a provincial exam

For application for a gas license Link:
https://www.pxw1.snb.ca/snb7001/e/1000/CSS-FOL-SNB-78-0010E.pdf

Newfoundland and Labrador

Propane and Natural Gas licenses for Newfoundland and Labrador are outlined in the Boiler, Pressure Vessel and Compressed Gas Regulation

http://www.assembly.nl.ca/legislation/sr/regulations/rc969119.htm#61_

Certification of Personnel – Starts at Sec 71

Prince Edward Island

Boiler & Pressure Vessel Act

http://www.gov.pe.ca/law/regulations/pdf/B&05G.pdf

Certification of Personnel – Starts at Sec 9.15

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Transportation of Dangerous Goods Act and Regulations

The Transportation of Dangerous Goods is regulated by Transport Canada whose web site is http://www.tc.gc.ca/eng/tdg/safety-menu.htm

The Transportation of Dangerous Goods Act outlines the requirements for transporting dangerous goods.
Link: http://www.tc.gc.ca/eng/tdg/clear-tofc-211.htm

Common Inquiries.

Requirement for training certificate: Sec 6.1
3 Year Expiry – Sec 6.5

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Occupational Health and Safety Acts and Regulations

Ontario

http://www.e-laws.gov.on.ca/html/statutes/english/elaws_statutes_90o01_e.htm

Ontario Regulation 851 Industrial Establishments

http://www.e-laws.gov.on.ca/html/regs/english/elaws_regs_900851_e.htm

Ontario Regulation 213/91 Construction Projects

http://www.e-laws.gov.on.ca/html/regs/english/elaws_regs_910213_e.htm

New Brunswick

http://www.gnb.ca/0062/regs/91%2D191.htm

Nova Scotia

Link to N.S. Occupational Safety General Regulations:

http://www.gov.ns.ca/just/regulations/regs/ohsgensf.htm

Newfoundland and Labrador

Link to Newfoundland and Labrador Occupational Health and Safety Act

http://assembly.nl.ca/legislation/sr/statutes/o03.htm

Link to Occupational Health and Safety Regulations:

http://www.assembly.nl.ca/legislation/sr/regulations/rc120005.htm

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WHMIS (Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System)

WHMIS is a federal program regulated under Provincial jurisdictions.

Ontario

In Ontario WHMIS legislation falls under the Occupational Health and Safety Act, Regulation 860.
Link: http://www.e-laws.gov.on.ca/html/regs/english/elaws_regs_900860_e.htm

Nova Scotia

Nova Scotia WHMIS Regulation 196/88 falls under Sec 82 of the Occupational Health and Safety Act
Link: http://www.gov.ns.ca/just/regulations/regs/ohs6489.htm

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