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Vessel Registration and Tonnage Regulations

Version of section 1 from 2007-07-01 to 2015-04-30:

 The following definitions apply in these Regulations.

1969 Convention

1969 Convention means the International Convention on Tonnage Measurement of Ships, 1969, as amended from time to time. (Convention de 1969)


Act means the Canada Shipping Act, 2001. (Loi)

International Tonnage Certificate (1969)

International Tonnage Certificate (1969) means

  • (a) for a Canadian vessel, a certificate issued under subsection 8(5) or section 12 or 13; and

  • (b) for a foreign vessel, a certificate issued under Article 7 or 8 of the 1969 Convention or paragraph 15(2)(b). (certificat international de jaugeage (1969))


Minister means the Minister of Transport. (ministre)

TP 13430

TP 13430 means the Standard for the Tonnage Measurement of Vessels, published by the Department of Transport, as amended from time to time. (TP 13430)

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