Guide to understanding the Canadian Environmental Protection Act: appendices

Appendix A: Contacts

Further information on CEPA 1999 and related activities can be found online at:

Departmental publications are available from the departmental library or the nearest regional library. Many departmental publications are also available online or through Environment Canada's Inquiry Centre:

Inquiry Centre:
351 St-Joseph Blvd.
Gatineau, Quebec
K1A 0H3
Telephone: 819-997-2800 or 1-800-668-6767
Fax: 819-994-1412
TTY: 819-994-0736 (Teletype for the hearing impaired)

The following communications contacts are also available to provide additional information:

Environment Canada
Director, Chemicals and Environmental Protection Communications
Ottawa, Ontario
Canada, K1A 0K9
Telephone: (819) 956-1302
Fax: (819) 953-8125

Health Canada
A.L. 0900C2
Ottawa, Ontario
Canada, K1A 0K9
Telephone: (613) 957-2991
Fax: (613) 941-5366
TTY: 1-800-267-1245

Appendix C: CEPA 1999 Provisions

Topic Part, Section of CEPA 1999
Administration Part 1
Administrative and Equivalency Agreements Part 1, Sections 9 and 10
Animate Products of Biotechnology Part 6
Boards of Review Part 11, Sections 333 to 341
Citizens' Rights Part 2
Disposal at Sea Part 7, Division 3
Enforcement Part 10
Environmental Emergencies Part 8
Existing Substances Part 5, Sections 64 to 79 and 90 to 99
Export of Substances Part 5, Sections 100 to 103
Fuels Part 7, Division 4
Government Operations and Federal and Aboriginal Lands Part 9
Hazardous Wastes Part 7, Division 8
Information Gathering and Reporting Parts 3, 5 and 11
International Air and Water Pollution Part 7, Division 6 and 7
Marine Environment (Land-based Sources of Pollution) Part 7, Division 2
National Advisory Committee Part 1, Section 6
New Substances Part 5, Sections 80 to 89
Nutrients Part 7, Division 1
Public Participation Part 2
Research and Monitoring Part 3
Review of the Act Part 11, Section 343
Vehicles, Engines and Equipment Emissions Part 7, Division 5


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