Current Regulations

Sulphur in Gasoline Regulations (SOR/99-236)

The Regulations set limits on the amount of sulphur in gasoline produced, imported or sold. The Regulations limit sulphur in gasoline to an average level of 10 mg/kg with a never-to-be-exceeded maximum of 80 mg/kg.

Contact Information:

Oil, Gas and Alternative Energy Division
Environment and Climate Change Canada
351 Saint-Joseph Boulevard
Gatineau, QC  K1A 0H3
Phone number: 819-420-7951
Fax number: 819-420-7410
Email address:

Information to Help in Complying with the Regulations:

The contents of regulations and other regulatory instruments can be confusing for those who are not skilled in reading legal documents, or who may have difficulty understanding technical content. To help regulatees comply with regulatory requirements, materials that present legal or technical content in a more easily understandable format are provided. See "Other Useful Links" below.

Publication Information:

Canada Gazette Date published Volume and number
Part 1: 1998-10-31 Vol. 132, No. 44
Part 2: 1999-06-23 Vol. 133, No. 13

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Other Useful Links:

For the Regulations, compliance-related materials include:

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