Current Regulations

Regulations Amending the Gasoline Regulations (SOR/2008-126)

The purpose of the Regulations Amending the Gasoline Regulations (hereinafter referred to as the Amendments), made under section 140 of the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999, is to extend until January 1, 2010 the exemption with respect to leaded gasoline imported, produced or sold for use in competition vehicles.

The Amendments also remove the Regulatory provisions which allow the production, import and sale of leaded gasoline for use in farm machinery, boats, and large trucks. In addition, the Amendments update the Regulatory references to test methods for determining lead and phosphorus content in gasoline.

Contact Information:

Oil, Gas and Alternative Energy Division
Environment and Climate Change Canada
351 Saint-Joseph Boulevard
Gatineau, QC  K1A 0H3
Phone number: 819-420-7970
Fax number: 819-420-7410
Email address:

Publication Information:

Canada Gazette Date published Volume and number
Part 1: 2007-12-22 Vol. 141, No. 51
Part 2: 2008-04-30 Vol. 142, No. 9

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