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The acts and regulations that regulate the delivery of environmental health services and programs at local and regional levels in Canada are continuously changing. To streamline the search process, we have compiled a list of federal and provincial/territorial legislation with relevance exclusive to the environmental health community.

British Columbia

Regulated Activities Regulation, BC Reg 161/2011


Tanning Regulation, Man Reg 58/2012

New Brunswick

Artificial Tanning Act, SNB 2013, c 21

Newfoundland and Labrador

Personal Care Home Regulations, NLR 15/01

Nova Scotia

Tanning Beds Act, SNS 2010, c 44

Tanning Facilities Regulations, NS Reg 195/2011


Barber Shops and Beauty Salons Regulations, RRNWT (Nu) 1990 c P-11

Tourist Accommodation Health Regulations, RRNWT (Nu) 1990 c P-24


Skin Cancer Prevention Act (Tanning Beds), 2013, SO 2013, c 5

Prince Edward Island

Tanning Facility Regulations, PEI Reg EC561/13

Food Premises Regulations, PEI Reg EC616/14


An Act to prevent Skin Cancer Caused by Artificial Tanning, CQLR c C-5.2

Yukon Territory

Personal Service Establishment Regulations, YOIC 1984/124

Embalmers and Embalming of Corpses, YOIC 1980/102