Notice of Defect Handbook

A reference guide for the notification of an emission-related defect

In relation to the

On-Road Vehicle and Engine Emission Regulations; Off-Road Small Spark-Ignition Engine Emission Regulations; Off-Road Compression-Ignition Engine Emission Regulations; Marine Spark-Ignition Engine, Vessel, and Off-Road Recreational Vehicle Emission Regulations; Passenger Automobile and Light Truck Greenhouse Gas Emission Regulations; and the Heavy-Duty Vehicle and Engine Greenhouse Gas Emission Regulations

under the

Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999

Transportation Division
Environment Canada

November 2015

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This document is intended to provide guidance only. It does not in any way supersede or modify the requirements of the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999 or the On-Road Vehicle and Engine Emission Regulations, the Off-Road Compression-Ignition Engine Emission Regulations, the Off-Road Small Spark-Ignition Engine Emission Regulations, the Marine Spark-Ignition Engine, Vessel and Off-Road Recreational Vehicle Emission Regulations, the Passenger Automobile and Light Truck Greenhouse Gas Emission Regulations, or the Heavy-duty Vehicle and Engine Greenhouse Gas Emission Regulations made under that Act. In the event of an inconsistency between this document and the Act or the aforementioned Regulations, the Act and the Regulations shall prevail.

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Cat. No.: En14-234/2015E-PDF
ISSN: 978-0-660-03179-8

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