Regulatory Proposals under Development

  • Regulations Amending the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations, Part 8, Reporting requirements.

    A proposed amendment to Part 8, Reporting Requirements, of the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations (TDG Regulations) will be published in Part 1 of the Canada Gazette on June 6, 2015. The amendment will be accessible through the following URL:

    This proposed amendment includes the following:

    • New definition of Release;
    • Amendments to the reporting requirements to introduce circumstances under which a report is required; 
    • Exceptions where the reporting obligation do not apply;
    • The reporting of the loss or theft of dangerous goods;
    • The reporting of unlawful interference with dangerous goods; and
    • New reporting criteria for misdeclared or undeclared dangerous goods to harmonize with International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) reporting requirements.