Aeronautics Act (R.S., 1985, c. A-2)

Content last updated 2015.05.09

Summary Description

An Act to authorize the control of aeronautics.

Administration: Minister of Transport (in particular s. 35) (SI/86-64); Minister of National Defence (re: matters relating to defence); Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness, sec.4.81(1)(b)(SI/2011-10)

Statutory Text

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Consolidated text

Regulations and Orders Pursuant to the Act


Interim Orders

Interim Order No. 3 Respecting Flight Deck Occupants

Canada Gazette, Part I, Vol. 149, No. 19 – May 9, 2015
Interim Order No. 3 Respecting Flight Deck Occupants | Order in Council

Canada Gazette, Part I, Vol. 149, No. 17 – April 25, 2015
Interim Order No. 2 Respecting Flight Deck Occupants

Canada Gazette, Part I, Vol. 149, No. 15 – April 11, 2015
Interim Order Respecting Flight Deck Occupants (repealed)

Interim Order No. 2 Respecting Flights to Russia

Canada Gazette Part Ⅰ, Vol. 148, No. 10 — March 8, 2014
Interim Order No. 2 Respecting Flights to Russia | Order in Council

Canada Gazette Part Ⅰ, Vol. 148, No. 9 — March 1, 2014
Interim Order Respecting Flights to Russia (repealed)

Other Related Acts and Regulations

Bills (specific to the act)

Links to Bills are directed to the Parliament of Canada LEGISinfo website (http://www.parl.gc.ca/LEGISINFO/index.asp).

41st Parliament - 2nd Session
(October 16, 2013 - )

C-47:  Miscellaneous Statute Law Amendment Act, 2014

Canada Gazette Part I, Vol. 149, No. 11, March 14, 2015
Royal Assent - An Act to correct certain anomalies, inconsistencies and errors and to deal with other matters of a non-controversial and uncomplicated nature in the Statutes of Canada and to repeal certain provisions that have expired, lapsed or otherwise ceased to have effect
(Bill C-47, chapter 3, 2015)

C-43:  Economic Action Plan 2014 Act, No. 2

Canada Gazette Part III, Vol. 37, No. 3, February 17, 2015
Economic Action Plan 2014 Act, No. 2
(Bill C-43, chapter 39, 2014)

Canada Gazette Part I, Vol. 149, No. 1, January 3, 2015
Royal Assent - A second Act to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on February 11, 2014 and other measures
(Bill C-43, chapter 39, 2014)

Regulatory Initiatives (specific to the act)

Depending on the date, amendments listed may not yet be included in the consolidated text.

Regulations Amending the Canadian Aviation Regulations (Parts I and VI — Offshore Operations)

Canada Gazette Part II, Vol. 149, No. 8, April 22, 2015
Regulations Amending the Canadian Aviation Regulations (Parts I and VI — Offshore Operations)
SOR/2015-84 April 1, 2015
These Regulations come into force 90 days after the day on which they are published in the Canada Gazette, Part II.

Canada Gazette Part I, Vol. 147, No. 46, November 16, 2013

Regulations Amending the Canadian Aviation Regulations (Parts I and VI)

Canada Gazette Part Ⅱ, Vol. 148, No. 26 — December 17, 2014
Regulations Amending the Canadian Aviation Regulations (Parts I and VI)
SOR/2014-286 November 28, 2014
Comes into force November 28, 2014.

Canada Gazette Part Ⅰ, Vol. 148, No. 25 — June 21, 2014
Regulations Amending the Canadian Aviation Regulations (Parts I and VI) (proposed)

Regulations Amending the Canadian Aviation Security Regulations, 2012 and the Designated Provisions Regulations (Air Cargo) (proposed)

Canada Gazette Part Ⅰ, Vol. 148, No. 44 — November 1, 2014
Regulations Amending the Canadian Aviation Security Regulations, 2012 and the Designated Provisions Regulations (Air Cargo) (proposed)

Regulations Amending the Canadian Aviation Security Regulations, 2012 (Non-Passenger Screening — Phase 1)

Canada Gazette Part Ⅱ, Vol. 148, No. 14 — July 2, 2014
Regulations Amending the Canadian Aviation Security Regulations, 2012 (Non-Passenger Screening — Phase 1)
SOR/2014-161 June 19, 2014
Comes into force July 14, 2014.

Regulations Amending the Canadian Aviation Security Regulations, 2012 (Airport Security Programs)

Canada Gazette Part Ⅱ, Vol. 148, No. 14 — July 2, 2014
Regulations Amending the Canadian Aviation Security Regulations, 2012 (Airport Security Programs)
SOR/2014-153 June 13, 2014
Comes into force June 13, 2014.

Canada Gazette Part Ⅰ, Vol. 147, No. 17 — April 27, 2013
Regulations Amending the Canadian Aviation Security Regulations, 2012 (Airport Security Programs) (proposed)

Regulations Amending the Canadian Aviation Regulations (Parts I, II, IV, VI and VII — Private Operators)

Canada Gazette Part Ⅱ, Vol. 148, No. 13 — June 18, 2014
Regulations Amending the Canadian Aviation Regulations (Parts I, II, IV, VI and VII — Private Operators)
SOR/2014-131 May 29, 2014
Comes into force May 29, 2014.

Canada Gazette Part Ⅰ, Vol. 147, No. 49 — December 7, 2013
Regulations Amending the Canadian Aviation Regulations (Parts Ⅰ, II, IV, VI and VII — Private Operators) (proposed)

Iqaluit Airport Zoning Regulations (new)

Canada Gazette Part Ⅱ, Vol. 148, No. 4 — February 12, 2014
Iqaluit Airport Zoning Regulations
SOR/2014-16 January 29, 2014
Comes into force on the day on which the requirements prescribed in subsection 5.6(2) of the Aeronautics Act are met.

Canada Gazette Part Ⅰ, Vol. 145, No. 13 — March 26, 2011
Iqaluit Airport Zoning Regulations (proposed)

Also pre-published in Canada Gazette Part Ⅰ, Vol. 145, No. 12 — March 19, 2011

Regulations Amending the Canadian Aviation Regulations (Part IV)

Canada Gazette Part Ⅱ, Vol. 148, No. 4 — February 12, 2014
Regulations Amending the Canadian Aviation Regulations (Part IV)
SOR/2014-15 January 29, 2014
Comes into force April 13, 2014.

Canada Gazette Part Ⅰ, Vol. 147, No.8 — February 23, 2013
Regulations Amending the Canadian Aviation Regulations (Part IV) (proposed)

Regulations Amending the Traffic on the Land Side of Airports Regulations

Canada Gazette Part Ⅱ, Vol. 147, No. 22 — October 23, 2013
Regulations Amending the Traffic on the Land Side of Airports Regulations
SOR/2013-183 October 9, 2013
Comes into force October 9, 2013.

Government Notices (specific to the act)

Interim Order No. 3 Respecting Flight Deck Occupants

Canada Gazette, Part I, Vol. 149, No. 19 – May 9, 2015
Interim Order No. 3 Respecting Flight Deck Occupants | Order in Council

Canada Gazette, Part I, Vol. 149, No. 17 – April 25, 2015
Interim Order No. 2 Respecting Flight Deck Occupants

Canada Gazette, Part I, Vol. 149, No. 15 – April 11, 2015
Interim Order Respecting Flight Deck Occupants (repealed)

Interim Order No. 2 Respecting Flights to Russia

Canada Gazette Part Ⅰ, Vol. 148, No. 10 — March 8, 2014
Interim Order No. 2 Respecting Flights to Russia | Order in Council

Canada Gazette Part Ⅰ, Vol. 148, No. 9 — March 1, 2014
Interim Order Respecting Flights to Russia (repealed)

 

News Releases / Media Advisories




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