Environmental Regulatory Compliance for
Highway Development and Operations

Navigable Waters

Potential Approval, Permit or Code of Practice Requirements:


The Navigable Waters Protection Act prohibits the construction of certain projects on marine and navigable freshwater without approval. Projects that affect navigable waters require approval under the NWPA. Transport Canada Navigable Waters Protection Division (NWPD) administers the Act. The Ministry must apply to NWPD to secure approval. MORE INFO>>


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