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Vessel Registration and Tonnage Regulations (SOR/2007-126)

Regulations are current to 2024-05-01 and last amended on 2021-06-23. Previous Versions

PART 2Tonnage (continued)

DIVISION 4Exempted Canadian Vessels (continued)

Calculation of Tonnage

 If it is necessary to determine the tonnage of a Canadian vessel for the purposes of any regulations made under the Act, the vessel’s authorized representative shall ensure that its tonnage is calculated in accordance with

  • (a) Division 1, if the vessel is 24 m in length or more; or

  • (b) Division 3, if the vessel is less than 24 m in length.

  • SOR/2015-99, s. 5

PART 3Variation of the Act in Respect of Certain Government Vessels

Definition of Canadian Vessel

 The definition Canadian vessel in section 2 of the Act is varied as follows:

Canadian vessel

Canadian vessel means

  • (a) a vessel that is registered or listed under Part 2 (Registration, Listing and Recording) or that is exempted under the regulations from the registration requirement in subsection 46(1); or

  • (b) a government vessel to which subsection 46(3) of the Act does not apply under section 1.3 of the Vessel Registration and Tonnage Regulations. (bâtiment canadien)

  • SOR/2015-99, s. 6

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