7. A person who holds a certificate of competency issued by the Commission de la construction du Québec or an official authorization for the practice of a trade issued by a Canadian province or territory, including a certificate of qualification or any other certificate bearing the mention “red seal” issued in accordance with the Red Seal Interprovincial Standards Program, if the authorization is recognized under an interprovincial agreement as giving entitlement to a certificate of qualification mentioned in section 3, is exempt from the qualification examination required under the first paragraph of section 6. The person must pay the duties exigible for the issue of the certificate of qualification following an exemption from the qualification examination.
O.C. 279-2006, s. 7; O.C. 445-2010, s. 2.