In force: 2020-05-14
11. No person may, for a period of more than 90 days in the same year, occupy or use the same site of the biodiversity reserve, unless the person has been authorized by the Minister.
For the purposes of the first paragraph, (1) the occupation or use of a site includes
(a) staying or settling in the biodiversity reserve, for instance for vacation purposes;
(b) setting up a camp or a shelter; and
(c) installing, burying or abandoning any property in the reserve, including equipment, a device or a vehicle; and
(2) the expression “same site” includes any other site within a radius of 1 km from the site.
Despite the first paragraph, an authorization is not required if a person, (1) on the date of coming into force of this Regulation (2020-05-14), was a party to a lease or had already obtained another form of right or another authorization allowing the person to legally occupy the land under the Act respecting the lands in the domain of the State (chapter T-8.1) or, if applicable, the Act respecting the conservation and development of wildlife (chapter C-61.1), and whose right to occupy the land is renewed or extended on the same conditions, subject to possible changes in fees; or
(2) in accordance with the law, has entitlement under a sublease, an assignment of a lease or a transfer of a right or authorization referred to in subparagraph 1, and whose right to occupy the land is renewed or extended on the same conditions, subject to possible changes in fees.