Service Standards for High-Volume Regulatory Authorizations

Service standards publicly state the level of performance that citizens can reasonably expect to encounter from Environment Canada under normal circumstances.

Service standards timelines for regulatory authorizations clarify expectations and increase predictability in the federal regulatory system. They benefit the many individuals and organizations who must seek permission from the federal government either to conduct a regulated activity or be exempted from specific obligations.

The following is a list of categories of our service standards for high-volume and other regulatory authorizations:

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